As a gleefully gory and totally nuts and bolts horror flick, Descent 2 is everything that it wants to be. But that's less than I can say for the fans of Neil Marshall's jaw dropping, heartbreaking origin...
The Descent editor Jon Harris makes the leap to the director's chair in this sequel to Neil Marshall's claustrophobic 2005 creature flick. Sarah Carter (Shauna MacDonald) has managed to escape from th... read more
Directed by: Jon Harris
Release Date: August 24, 2009
DVD Release Date: April 27, 2010
Stats: 1,965 reviews
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December 30, 2012
July 30, 2012
This is going to be the christmas movie of 2009 .......lol
can t wait till it opens on the 2nd dec......
A desent horror insend of the over hype new moon!!!
July 4, 2012
When it comes to sequels to truly original films this here does a lot of things right. It starts right where the first one ended and picks up all the loose threats, including some you considered tightly bound. By using the same soundtrack, you feel as if you are watching a story ...
December 17, 2011
I love The Descent. It's easily one of my ten favorite modern horror movies, and I've seen it more times than is probably healthy. It's excellently paced, atmospheric, genuinely claustrophobic, and frightening in both psychological and more visceral ways. The Descent: Part II is ...
June 24, 2011
Really stupid actually.
The fact that they'd bring Sarah, who was clearly suffering from PTSD, back down into the cave is so unbelievable.
The gore was terrible, unlike the original which was fantastic. The characters were for the most part obnoxious and unlikable with the...
April 16, 2011
April 7, 2011
I was ready to accept the fact that this sequel picks up where the US edited version of the first film left off, instead of the amazing uncut one. But nothing can make me forgive the heavy-handed direction or the lack of inspiration in this silly horror movie.
April 1, 2011
A pretty decent follow up to the first film, continuing right where that one left off. Ok second time round, you know what to expect, so the surprise element has gone. Otherwise it's pretty much more of the same, although with some odd plot decisions but we have to overlook ratio...
January 31, 2011
Gruesome. Disgusting. Suspenseful. Scary. Fun to watch!!! The rare sequel that is almost as good as the original.
January 25, 2011
Meh. Not bad, really, but nowhere near as claustrophobic as the original, with a couple of characters whose actions make no sense and really destroy credibility.
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