Damien---Omen II
Damien---Omen II (1978)

Satan's son comes of age in this horror sequel. Shortly after the events of The Omen, a pair of anthropologists uncovers an ancient crypt that depicts the face of the Antichrist -- that of Damien Thorn (Jonathan Scott-Taylor), recently… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 9, 1978
DVD Release Date: September 4, 2001
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Critic Score: 41% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff

Damien is obviously wearing out his welcome.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

While it has its problem it's a generally entertaining and creepy thriller.

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Steve Biodrowski

... the worst of the original Omen trilogy.

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Time Out

This sequel lacks the bravura pacing of the original, and though it tries to maintain the biblical tone in following the adolescence of its antichrist anti-hero, immense problems emerge.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...comes off as a surprisingly organic follow-up to its 1976 predecessor...

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Rob Gonsalves

It plumbs the same idiotic religious dread as its 1976 predecessor, with a higher and even more gratuitous body count.

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Vincent Canby
New York Times

Damien-Omen II though it's as foolish as the first film, is rather more fun to watch and sometimes very stylish-looking.

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Christopher Null

As the teenage Damien, Jonathan Scott-Taylor works wonders with the role

Chuck O'Leary

Not a great film like the original, but this remains a wildly entertaining sequel full of memorable death scenes.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Cory Taylor
When a genre picture like 'The Exorcist' snagged most of the awards circuit in 1973, horror was then legitimized as a sought-after category for… More
Dead Angel
This was good like the first one.
Alex roy
Damien: Omen II is a mediocre sequel to a classic film. Created to cash in on the success of the first, this entry has a good idea for a plot, but it simply… More
Cassandra Maples
The original Omen left itself wide open for a sequel, and even though I personally don't think it particularly needed one; I have to say that this second… More
Aj V
A good sequel to the Omen, not as good as the first of course, but it's good. There are a lot of good horrific incidents that occur because of Damien, and… More
Luke Baldock
It's not a terrible film. It may win the award for most frustrating film though. The problem faced is that the audience knows Damien is the son of the… More