I wanted a trilogy but the reboot is looking really good. This was a great sequel.
over 6 years
Thankfully missing the originals lull in the middle, this is an enjoyable romp
almost 7 years
Bit goofy but stunning visuals, superb detail and cool concepts.
8/10 better than the first
Second verse, same as the first; it's nothing special, just like the first.
Decent sequel, same humor, but didn't pack the same big red sucker punch as the first.
over 7 years
You rated this 4 stars on 12/14/2011
over 7 years
Better than the first one because it expands the universe. Have only seen it once though.
Hellboy II: The Golden Army is a 2008 American supernatural superhero film based on the fictional Dark Horse Comics character Hellboy, starring Ron Perlman and Selma Blair. The movie is directed by Guillermo del Toro and is a sequel to the 2004 film Hellboy, which del Toro also directed. Perlman reprises his role as the eponymous character. The film was commercially released on July 11, 2008 in the United States and Canada by Universal Pictures.
In Christmas of 1955, a young Hellboy is told a bedtime story by his adoptive father, Trevor Broom, involving an ancient war between Man and magical creatures, all started by Man's greed. After years of battle and defeat of the magical creatures' forces, the master of the goblin blacksmiths offered to build an indestructible golden mechanical army for King Balor, the one-armed king of the elves. Influenced by his son Prince Nuada (Luke Goss), Balor ordered the building of this Golden Army. Soon the humans attacked again but the Golden Army...