Demons 2 - The Nightmare Returns (1987)
Average Rating: 5.2/10
Reviews Counted: 9
Fresh: 5 | Rotten: 4
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Release Date: Feb 1, 1987 Wide
Average Rating: 3/5
User Ratings: 7,942
A high-end apartment complex is the setting for demonic disaster in this like-minded splatter sequel to the 1986 cult hit Demons. A spoiled young woman named Sally (Coralina Cataldi Tassoni) is hosting her own birthday party in her apartment. Other characters in the building include a man (David Knight) and his pregnant wife (Nancy Brilli), a little boy who is alone for the evening, and a gym full of workout maniacs. In each apartment, televisions are all tuned to a horror film in which a group
Feb 1, 1987 Wide
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The level of "why the heck not?" enthusiasm that Bava and Argento evidently sank into this second chapter is addictive in the same way that a sugar rush can be.
...an even less interesting piece of work than its mediocre predecessor...
Director Lamberto Bava and co-writer Dario Argento keep things just this side of ludicrous and the result is gory fun.
... often laughable and unintentionally funny, but also -- surprisingly quite scary in some scenes.
Arty and scary horror flick.
Doesn't even compare to the original, but the blood and guts make it passable entertainment.
If you dug the first one, you'll probably enjoy about 30% of the sequel.
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