Book of Shadows - Blair Witch 2
Book of Shadows - Blair Witch 2 (2000)

Adventure and fantastical treasure await a young man on a quest to discover an ancient book whose contents hold the secret to life in this adventure tale from director Rob Reiner and scribe Zoe Green. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: October 27, 2000
DVD Release Date: January 1, 1998
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
14%
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User Score
17%



Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: This sequel to Blair Witch Project is all formula and no creativity, mechanically borrowing elements from the original and other horror movies.

David Ansen
Newsweek

It is just another dreadful teen horror flick--albeit one gussied up with self-conscious notions about the thin line between perception and reality.

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John Anderson
Newsday

The movie's various subplots, flashbacks and hallucinations are tripping all over each other.

Grant Watson
Fiction Machine

The film with which we are left is arguably one of the most disappointing horror sequels of all time.

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Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner

A punishing leap backward.

Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Ambitious but lame.

C.H. Newell
Father Son Holy Gore

The dialogue is brutal, to the point of cringing in many a scene, then it gets far too expository to take seriously.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

The only thing vaguely demonic here is the ease with which a movie as scary and original as The Blair Witch Project can be downloaded into oblivion and compressed into this week's product.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Not a very lucid piece of filmmaking.

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Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media

Really bad slasher sequel.

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Flixster Audience Score: 17% Flixster User Reviews
KJ Proulx
It is inevitable that a film made for $60,000.00 with a return of almost $250,000,000.00 at the worldwide box office would get a sequel, but the least you could… More
Kylie B
Good, but at times confusing. The ending is also rather abrupt. It's an interesting take on the media hype surrounding the first, but its success as social… More
Melvin White
Kim: Something happened to us in the woods... something evil.  "The terror continues..." Book of Shadows: The Blair Witch 2 has to be the worst… More
Tim Salmons
Horrible film, even with the lucious Erica Leerhsen.
Randy Tippy
One of the absolute worst films I've ever seen. The saddest part is that I was among those poor, poor fools who actually paid to see this tripe in the… More
Dean McKenna
The sequel to the freak hit of 1999 follows the misadventures of five tourists who search the woods for evidence showing that the first film was factual. Less… More

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