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Blade II

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Blade II

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
120 minutes
Wide Release Date:
03/22/02
performer:
Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman, Norman Reedus, Leonor Varela
director:
Guillermo del Toro
Producer:
Avi Arad
distributor:
New Line Cinema
author:
3846
genre:
Horror, ActionAdventure, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C

Soundtracks to Judgment Night and Spawn attempted cutting-edge cool (and failed) by teaming rock with hip-hop or electronica artists; the use of the gimmick for this vampire flick should drive a stake into the heart of the trend. BT’s nondescript grooves sound bloodless next to the Roots’ organic funk, and Danny Saber’s overwrought soundscapes seem to bore MCs Fabolous and Jadakiss. Despite some highlights — Eve adds sass to Fatboy Slim’s bionic bounce — this, er, mostly sucks. C

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