Hotel Transylvania 2

2015, Kids & family/Animation, 1h 29m

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Hotel Transylvania 2 is marginally better than the original, which may or may not be enough of a recommendation to watch 89 minutes of corny, colorfully animated gags from Adam Sandler and company. Read critic reviews

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Now that Dracula (Adam Sandler) has opened the Hotel Transylvania's doors to humans, things are changing for the better; however, Drac is secretly worried that his half-human grandson, Dennis, isn't showing his vampire side. So, while Mavis and Johnny are away, Drac enlists his friends to help him put the boy through a "monster-in-training" boot camp. But things really get batty when Drac's cantankerous, old-school dad (Mel Brooks) pays an unexpected visit.

Cast & Crew

Adam Sandler
Dracula
Voice
Andy Samberg
Johnny
Voice
Selena Gomez
Mavis
Voice
Kevin James
Frank
Voice
Steve Buscemi
Wayne
Voice
David Spade
Griffin
Voice
Fran Drescher
Eunice
Voice
Molly Shannon
Wanda
Voice
Megan Mullally
Grandma Linda
Voice
Nick Offerman
Grandpa Mike
Voice
Dana Carvey
Dana
Voice
Rob Riggle
Bela
Voice
Mel Brooks
Vlad
Voice
Adam Sandler
Screenwriter
Robert Smigel
Screenwriter
Allen Covert
Executive Producer
Robert Smigel
Executive Producer
Ben Waisbren
Executive Producer
Alex Portin
Cinematographer
Mark Mothersbaugh
Original Music
Michael Kurinsky
Production Design
Steve Lumley
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Critic Reviews for Hotel Transylvania 2

Audience Reviews for Hotel Transylvania 2

  • Sep 10, 2017
    The characters and the animation may be pretty amusing for kids, the story (will the grandchild turn out to be a monster or can it be raised as one?) might be a bit over their heads, though. There are amusing moments, but hardly any laugh out loud ones and one has to wonder why every animated film lately has to end with the entire cast dancing. Entertaining and nicely animated, but overall mostly for fans.
    Jens S Super Reviewer
  • Jun 18, 2016
    See more reviews like this at chrisbreviews.blogspot.com Like many sequels, Sandler and director Genndy Tartakovsky have run out of ideas for the plot and their priorities now seem to have shifted to maintaining the series for as long as possible, with a third film on the way in 2018. Young audiences will enjoy the fantastic animation, minor action sequences, and visual displays accompanied with light humour; especially absurd and slapstick. Adults will be mostly bored by the dragging plot but mildly entertained by the inconsistent humorous scenes and relatable themes. Such themes include familial acceptance, destiny, and expectations. All of which, to Sandler's credit, are important issues and topics to educate children on at an early age, and moreover to allow parents to reflect upon. This would have been the shining aspect of this film if it were not for the obvious contradiction toward it at the climax of the film. Sandler has hired many of his fellow renowned comedians and actors in a desperate plea to increase the film's credibility including himself (Dracula), Selena Gomez (Mavis), Andy Samberg (Johny), Kevin James (Frankenstein), Mel Brooks (Vlad), and David Spade (Jack) among others, even employing Fifth Harmony and Flo Rida for the movie's soundtrack. Many of the characters are one-dimensional and are only in the film for the gags. Some genres attempted to be intertwined are comedy, action, adventure, animation, and family. Elements of various genres are poorly demonstrated which takes a toll on the movies overall quality. Overall, Hotel Transylvania 2 is a very generic animation with more negative than positive aspects. Nevertheless, it is a children's film and should source some mild entertainment from them, albeit it is hardly a memorable film that will be remembered as a piece of one's childhood in future years.
    Christopher B Super Reviewer
  • Mar 16, 2016
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    Anthony L Super Reviewer
  • Feb 12, 2016
    Much like the first film this is a hit and miss affair. The cast is great, maybe they should stick to voice work compared to the film roles they accept. Cultural references and some funny gags fill the constant story lags.
    Brendan N Super Reviewer

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