Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice

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Movie Info

This 1992 horror sequel concerns a journalist (Terence Knox) and his son (Paul Scherrer), who must travel to Gatlin, Nebraska to investigate the murder of 50 adults.

Cast

Terence Knox
as John Garrett
Paul Scherrer
as Danny Garrett
Ned Romero
as Red Bear
Marty Terry
as Mrs. Burke/Mrs. West
Joe Inscoe
as Simpson
Ed Grady
as Dr. Appleby
Ted Travelstead
as Mordechai
John Bennes
as Hollings
Bob Harvey
as Reporter
Michael Hall
as The Children of the Corn
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Critic Reviews for Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice

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Audience Reviews for Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice

  • Sep 15, 2014
    "What is all this shit about the corn?" Uninspired schlock, Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice is a convoluted sequel that only serves to muddle up the series. After the events of the last film the surviving children of Gatlin are taken to the next town over and placed in foster care, but the call of the corn raises up another prophet to carry on the cleansing of the adult impurity. The story is poorly written and the characters aren't very interesting. Additionally, some reconning is done in order to make this plot work (to the extent that it does), but in the end it just creates a bunch of inconsistences and over explains what's best left ambiguous. Poorly made and horribly executed, Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice is a desperate attempt to turn a one-off B-horror film into a series.
    Dann M Super Reviewer
  • Nov 06, 2011
    Ummm, what did I just watched??????
    Sylvester K Super Reviewer
  • Oct 21, 2011
    Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice is just as good as the original. The film has an entertaining plot with a decent cast of actors. I enjoyed this film, and thought for a sequel, was pretty good. Story is a bit more developed this time around, and director David Price steadily and effectively builds the tension with good gore and good scares. The film succeeds where so many other sequels have failed. There are good, horrifying elements here, and the script is well written and the scares are plentiful with a good dose of blood and gore. This is where this sequel, along with others differ significantly from the first film, its use of violence to help create the terror. Sure the firs film was violent, but it relied more on suspense and tension to effectively build up the terror in the viewer. The result is a good sequel that is just as good as the first one, but the use of more blood and gore adds an effective air of tension. Sure, the film could have used without the gore, but sometimes it's good to try new things, and for this franchise. The film a good entry in the series and is very entertaining, unfortunately, many people overlook this film, and the series in general. This is a good horror film that should appeal to fans of the first, and is definitely an underrated film. Worth watching and is a good horror sequel.
    Alex r Super Reviewer
  • May 06, 2010
    This is just stupid. Isn't it enough with evil religious kids killing adults?....isn't that scary enough?...do we really need this "he-who-walks-behind-the-rows"-fella? and do they really need to show that he really exist? in some kind of form...that just shows us that the kids where right...they aren't crazy...stupid. Some of the killing scenes was okay though.
    Martin S Super Reviewer

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