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The Hidden 2

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The Hidden 2

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Kate Hodge, Raphael Sbarge
genre:
Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a D-

The Hidden was a nicely quirky sci-fi tale whose execution was just a bit undercooked. The Hidden 2, on the other hand, is just raw crud. Supposedly taking place 15 years after the first film, this one is set in the present day — just like its predecessor. While Kyle MacLachlan’s alien lawman in the 1987 original was eccentrically enigmatic, his equivalent here (cleverly named MacLachlan and played by Raphael Sbarge) is merely wooden. Just goes to show, if you’ve seen one pulsating, liver-looking alien, you’ve seen ’em all. D-

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