Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge

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"Your Favorite Witches Are Back!"
  • TV-PG
  • 2001
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 6.3  (10,509)

Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge is a 2001 fantasy movie that is directed by Mary Lambert. It follows the story of Marnie Piper (Kimberly J. Brown) and her siblings as they return to the magical world of Halloweentown to face an evil warlock named Kalabar, who has returned from the dead seeking vengeance. The movie begins with Marnie trying to adjust back to her human life after spending a year in Halloweentown. She is disappointed to find out that her mother Gwen (Judith Hoag) has made a rule that magic can no longer be practiced in their house. However, things take a dark turn when Marnie discovers that a black cloud has descended upon Halloweentown, causing all of the witches and goblins to behave strangely.

As Marnie goes back to Halloweentown with her siblings, she realizes that the black cloud is the doing of the wicked warlock Kalabar, who had been defeated in the previous movie. Kalabar's son, Kal, has staged his father’s return as a way to attempt to avenge his father’s death at the hands of Halloweentown’s inhabitants.

It is up to Marnie and her friends to uncover Kal's plan and stop him from taking over Halloweentown with the help of some new magical allies. But as Marnie struggles to control her own magical powers and protect her siblings, it becomes clear that the fight against Kalabar will be her greatest challenge yet.

The movie is filled with a variety of imaginative and well-drawn characters that will truly get fans interested in the Halloweentown world. The friendly monsters and supernatural creatures are all vividly brought to life through the excellent special effects and makeup in the movie. There are creatures like werewolves and vampires, who add a touch of darkness to the story, as well as fairies and goblins, who bring a sense of whimsy and fun.

One of the strengths of Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge is that it seamlessly blends in elements of horror and comedy into its plot. Although it is primarily a family-friendly movie, there are some genuinely spooky and suspenseful moments that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats. At the same time, there are plenty of funny one-liners and lighthearted moments that will make viewers laugh out loud.

The cast of the movie is also fantastic, with Kimberly J. Brown leading the way as the charismatic and determined Marnie Piper. She brings a great deal of depth and complexity to the character, making her more than just your average teenage protagonist. The rest of the cast, including Judith Hoag as Gwen, Daniel Kountz as Kal, and Joey Zimmerman and Emily Roeske as Marnie's siblings, all turn in solid performances that add to the film's overall appeal.

Overall, Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge is an entertaining and engaging movie that builds on the first movie's mythology while also introducing new and exciting elements to the series. It's a perfect Halloween watch for both kids and adults who are looking for a spooky, but fun adventure in a magical world.

Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge is a 2001 adventure movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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    1 hr 20 min
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    6.3  (10,509)