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Happy Death Day 2U (2019)

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Tree Gelbman discovers that dying over and over was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead.

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Christopher Landon

Writers:

Christopher Landon, Scott Lobdell (characters)
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'Happy Death Day 2U' Stars Tease Trilogy Plans

Happy Death Day 2U stars Jessica Rothe and Israel Broussard talk switching genres and reveal details of the third film in their cult series.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jessica Rothe ... Tree Gelbman
Israel Broussard ... Carter Davis
Phi Vu ... Ryan Phan
Suraj Sharma ... Samar Ghosh
Sarah Yarkin ... Andrea 'Dre' Morgan
Rachel Matthews ... Danielle Bouseman
Ruby Modine ... Lori Spengler
Steve Zissis ... Dean Roger Bronson
Charles Aitken ... Gregory Butler
Laura Clifton ... Stephanie Butler
Missy Yager ... Julie Gelbman
Jason Bayle ... David Gelbman
Caleb Spillyards ... Tim Bauer
Jimmy Gonzales ... Police Officer
Peter Jaymes Jr. ... Police Officer
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Storyline

Having survived the farcical but utterly life-threatening events in Happy Death Day (2017), the feisty sorority sister, Tree Gelbman, finds herself in the same college dorm, thankful to be alive. However, this time, it's Carter's roommate, Ryan, who claims that he is reliving the same paradoxical day over and over again, as a mysterious paranoid killer in a single-toothed baby-faced mask with a big kitchen knife has made a habit of murdering him. Under those circumstances, a valiant but vain attempt to face the challenge, once more, will send Tree back to square one, trapped in an all too familiar and blood-drenched time loop. How many deaths separate Tree from a truly happy birthday? Written by Nick Riganas

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Death makes a killer comeback. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, language, sexual material and thematic elements. | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Happy Death Day 2U See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$16,089,325, 20 February 2019
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

For the scenes inside the university hospital, the sets had to be rebuilt from scratch for this film, as the actual hospital used in the first film had been gutted. See more »

Goofs

In a scene when the team is plotting and looking over floorplans toward the end, (to steal a reactor let's just say), in the upper right corner something small, grey, fluffy like feathers or a wind-screen appears for a second. See more »

Quotes

Gregory Butler: Oh by the way honey... I want a divorce
[shoots his wife]
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Crazy Credits

The first short section of the opening credits is played over various angles and shots of the time distortion device. See more »


Soundtracks

You're Beautiful
Written by James Blunt, Amanda Ghost, Sacha Skarbek
Performed by James Blunt
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp. / Warner Music UK Ltd
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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Strong Sequel
14 February 2019 | by CaptainNegativeSee all my reviews

Not as great as the first film, but still pretty damn good and a clever sequel given the genre. What really makes it work though is the charming cast and the fact it picks up exactly where Happy Death Day left off.


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