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Halloween II (2009)

R | | Horror | 28 August 2009 (USA)
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Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.

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Michael Myers is still at large and no less dangerous than ever. After a failed reunion to reach his baby sister at their old home, Laurie Strode is immediately taken to a hospital to be treated by the wounds that had been afflicted by her brother a few hours ago. However, Michael isn't too far off and will continue his murdering 'Halloween' rampage until he gets his sister all to himself. Written by Anonymous

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You can run. You can hide. Or, you can fight... LIKE HELL. See more »

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Rated R for strong brutal bloody violence throughout, terror, disturbing graphic images, language, and some crude sexual content and nudity | See all certifications »

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28 August 2009 (USA)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,349,565 (USA) (28 August 2009)

Gross:

$33,386,128 (USA) (20 November 2009)
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Trivia

During the scene at the book signing, Lynda's dad tells Dr. Loomis that Michael butchered her, but in actuality he strangled her with A telephone cord. See more »

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During the book signing, Lynda's father tells Dr. Loomis that Michael butchered her, but in actuality he strangled her with a telephone cord. See more »

Quotes

Laurie Strode: [Yelling outside her house, drunk] Hey, world! Guess what. I'm Michael Myers' sister! I'm so fucked!
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Crazy Credits

Stills of crime scene photographs of Michael's murders are shown over the credits. See more »

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Featured in Phelous & the Movies: Hoboween II (2012) See more »

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Spring from The Four Seasons
Written by Antonio Vivaldi
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Recommended with an open mind...
1 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I knew going into this movie that it was not a John Carpenter flick. If I wanted to see that version, I could have Netflix'd it and saved myself a few bucks. I wanted to see Zombie's take on the movie, and I wasn't let down. Like all of Zombie's films, there are no Beaver Cleavers (haha... cleaver) or Mr. Wilsons... They are just the type of people that you see every day and your average white collar worker wants to stay away from. The movie is meant to make you uncomfortable, and it does this fabulously. I honestly don't know what everyone is upset about, it's a movie! I appreciate RZ's effort to take a classic such as this and put his own demented, modern twist into it. Great movie, highly recommended, but if you want to see the Carpenter version, go to Blockbuster!


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