The Horror Asylum

Sign Up   Forgot Password? 
11,660 horror articles & features | 6,975 horror movies | 1,565 horror reviews | 1,333 giveaways hosted | 226 delicious interviews Established in 2001  
The Horror Asylum
  Horror News   Reviews   Giveaways   Interviews
Movies | TV | DVDs | Books | Games Movies | DVD | Books | Games Just Added | Ending Soon Just Added | Archives
Home About Enquiries Submissions Advertising Premium Feeds Cookies

LATEST HORROR HEADLINES

Horror-on-Sea Entry Echoes Hitchcock Starkness Are Food Supplies Running out for the Walking Dead Survivors? When Cheers Turn To Screams...An Interview with the Creative Team Behind Mercy Christmas Dark Moon Comic Ends With a Blast!
The Top 5 Virtual Reality Horror Games Classic Horror Shows that should be Rebooted British Horror 'Whispers' Continues to Scare Up U.S. Audiences The Best Retro Horror Games

WIN Vampariah on Digital Download
WIN Vampariah on Digital Download
Win FEAR THE WALKING DEAD: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON on DVD
Win FEAR THE WALKING DEAD: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON on DVD
WIN Attack of the Killer Donuts
WIN Attack of the Killer Donuts
WIN a HORROR PRIZE PACK from Level 33 Entertainment
WIN a HORROR PRIZE PACK from Level 33 Entertainment
WIN William Friedkin's SORCERER on Blu-ray
WIN William Friedkin's SORCERER on Blu-ray
WIN Dark Night on DVD
WIN Dark Night on DVD


8MM 2
Buy from Play.com Buy from Zavvi.com

8MM 2 (2005)

movie | Movie Details
Images, Posters, News
| Comments
Have your say

Plot Summary:
"David Huxley (Jonathan Schaech) is an American politician living in Hungary whom gets blackmailed by an unknown party after being videotaped having sex with his fiancée Tish (Lori Heuring) and a local supermodel (Zita Gorog). Desperate to find the extortionists, David goes into the sordid Red Light district of Eastern Europe, only to end up kidnapped, leaving Tish to try to come up with a $5 million ransom on her own."


Review by
Phil Davies Brown
Follow me:
@horrorasylum
Review Date: 16 February 2006 My Rating: out of 5

 

This name only sequel sees Lori Heuring and Johnathon Schaech star as a politician's daughter and her diplomat husband-to-be respectively, who find themselves at the centre of a blackmail plot after they share their bed with a foreign stranger one night.

The premise is nothing new as secrets are uncovered and reputations are at stake but I was genuinely shocked at how racy the film's content was. Yes, unbelievably, the film's content is far more X rated than the clips they have used from Vivid titles.

Whilst the film is quite enjoyable, (largely down to the fact that you know someone isn't quite what they seem but you can't decide who) it did stretch believability and indeed credibility until breaking point. If you were the daughter of a high powered Senator and evidence of your ménage a trios was about to be made public, would you then spend the next few days traipsing around every seedy club, brothel and alleyway in Budapest? Don't think so, but that's exactly what our protagonists do and they do it with such great abandon to boot.

I was also really shocked at how little convincing Lori Heuring needed to disrobe. Dropping your top in the hopes of A-list stardom are we?

OVERALL SUMMARY
In all, the film is an enjoyable enough 90 minutes with a likeable and familiar cast, great European locations and a cool soundtrack, not a bad way to spend a Monday evening.




Blood and Guts: Comments

Username:
Password:

Not Registered?
Sign up for FREE >>




 
There are currently no comments.
Why not have your say!?



LATEST REVIEWS

Happy Death Day Movie Review

Happy Death Day

The Ritual Movie Review

The Ritual

Mercy Christmas Movie Review

Mercy Christmas

The Unraveling Movie Review

The Unraveling

The Witch Movie Review

The Witch

The Other Side of the Door Movie Review

The Other Side of the Door

The Conjuring 2 Movie Review

The Conjuring 2

The Bye Bye Man Movie Review

The Bye Bye Man

Rings Movie Review

Rings

The Boy Movie Review

The Boy

Red Christmas (Short) Movie Review

Red Christmas (Short)

Life Movie Review

Life

Whispers Movie Review

Whispers

Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge, A Movie Review

Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge, A

Suspiria Movie Review

Suspiria

LATEST GIVEAWAYS

WIN Vampariah on Digital Download Win FEAR THE WALKING DEAD: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON on DVD
WIN Attack of the Killer Donuts WIN a HORROR PRIZE PACK from Level 33 Entertainment
WIN William Friedkin's SORCERER on Blu-ray WIN Dark Night on DVD
Win NUMB on Digital Download
Now you can Watch your favorite Horror Movies using the Official ShowBox App

AN INTERVIEW WITH

An Interview with Doug Hawley
Doug Hawley







Vampires.com Werewolves.com