Hatchet II Synopsis
This sequel picks up where the first movie ends with Marybeth returning to the Louisiana swamps with an army of hunters seeking vengeance.
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Boxoffice Magazine

By Amy Nicholson
Adam Green's inventively gruesome slasher is the widest unrated release in 25 years.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Hatchet II earns bragging rights with buckets of giddily over-the-top blood 'n' guts in sequences that are as gratuitous as they are...
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
Swift and amusingly brainless, Hatchet II more than delivers on splatter expectations.
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By Joe Leydon
Outrageously over-the-top gore doubtless will scare off all but the heartiest genre aficionados.
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Los Angeles Times

By Michael Ordona
You don't go to this film for Sorkinesque repartee; you go for the world's longest chainsaw, or equal-opportunity genital mutilations, or...
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Time Out New York

By Eric Hynes
It's a functional sequel, but with all that spirited slicing and dicing, the director could have at least broken a sweat.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
You want gore, you get gore. Hatchet II plays less like a slasher movie than like the highlight reel from a slasher movie.
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Village Voice

This time out, Green is not as self-aware, devoting a solid hour of his film's 90-minute running time to pre-mayhem character development...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Every boogeyman and slasher cliché this movie borrows was better somewhere else. Although it probably wasn't grosser.
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Say a prayer that there's no "Hatchet III" in the future.
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Hatchet II is old school fun

By michaelvelasquez
though there was far too much exposition, especially for a sequel who's audience is likely filled with fans who've already seen the first film, Hatchet II is a fun, gory homage to the slasher films...

HATCHET 2 delivers the goods

By Marcpilvinsky
HATCHET 2 ups the ante in just about every conceivable way. It's hilarious, the gore is incredibly over-the-top, and it's just an amazingly fun time at the movies. And seeing this in a crowded...

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By srubia
Same **** as the first...

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By mperaginejr
bloody good time ******* great...

On a par with Pirahna 3D

By x Scoot M16 x
This movie was hillarious and especially since there were about 6 people in the theatre. Viktor Crowley returns better than ever. This (in my opinion) was a lot better than the first one. There was...

Lots of blood and killing involved!

By LGxGirL
I enjoyed watching Hatchet I and II more than Paranormal Activity I & II. This movie can bring you more excitement and entertain you for the remaining hours you have to sit through the movie. Even...

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Rated NR