2 thoughts on “H2: Halloween 2

  1. N. P. Stathoulopoulos says:

    Laurie’s crazy and someone even hits a cow The Amazonites have spoken and this movie got killed, lambasted by some as ‘the worst Halloween movie’, though there’s no way it can approach the horror of the botched Curse or the Busta-Rhymes-was-the-best-part Resurrection.I’m still not sure why this was given an August ’09 release rather than…October/Halloween. Presumably, they didn’t want to run up against the latest Saw offering, and perhaps they sensed the buzz of Paranormal Activity. Instead, they ran it against The Final Destination 3D, which still fared better.Folks seem to love or hate the Rob Zombie Halloween excursions. Say this about Zombie…he is a horror movie fan and he tries something more personal this time around. Yes, we all know and (presumably) love the original Halloween II, where Michael Myers stalks Laurie in the eerily empty corridors of Haddonfield Memorial Hospital. And yes, we all know that it was revealed that Laurie was, in fact, Michael’s sister, a plot twist conceived by…

  2. ! MR. KNOW IT ALL ;-b says:

    MICHAEL’S BACK AND HE’S MEANER THAN EVER! BUY THE THEATRICAL VERSION! I have to give Rob Zombie credit, for when he makes a sequel he doesn’t just make the same film over again. Zombie obviously loves the old horror film and it shows in every horror film he has made. I watched both the unrated and theatrical versions of the film and I think the theatrical moves along more smoothly and has a better ending. The gore is trimmed down slightly, but doesn’t take away from this brutal film in any way.Zombie gives this film a very cool look and does create some eerie atmosphere, but I did find some elements confusing at times and that does take away from the overall experience. I wish they could have had the original actor who played young Michael in the first film as this actor just doesn’t seem to be playing the same character. While the original was very withdrawn, the one in this film just seems like a regular kid. This could be due to the fact that he is only in the film as a figment of adult Michael and Angels imagination.The kill…

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