Hotel Transylvania 2
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)

The hit CG-animated family comedy Hotel Transylvania gets a follow-up with this Sony Pictures Animation production.

Rated: PG
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Genre: Animation
Release Date: September 25, 2015
DVD Release Date: January 12, 2016
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55%
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64%



Critic Score: 55% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Hotel Transylvania 2 is marginally better than the original, which may or may not be enough of a recommendation to watch 89 minutes of corny, colorfully animated gags from Adam Sandler and company.

Peter Hartlaub
San Francisco Chronicle

"Hotel Transylvania 2" is an unfortunate throwback to about 20 years ago, when animated movies were more widely accepted as cinematic babysitters.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

Yes, every joke in the film is low-hanging fruit, but not a single one is left unpicked.

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Paul Whitington
Irish Independent

A lazy and derivative sequel to the modestly successful 2012 children's animation.

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Christy Lemire
ChristyLemire.com

Hotel Transylvania 2 is the greatest movie Adam Sandler and Kevin James have ever made together. I believe this is called "damning with faint praise."

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Matthew Lickona
San Diego Reader

The onslaught [of gags] isn't painful, but neither does it do much to distract from the ho-hum story.

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

All of these exertions are just enough to graze the 90 minute mark, after which the film gratefully whumps to a close taking its paint-by-numbers character arcs and hopelessly generic jokes with it.

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out

So much attention has been paid to crafting a relentless string of in-jokes meant for ancient horror fans that the storyline limps from tired blood.

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Susan Wloszczyna
RogerEbert.com

This subpar sequel barely comes close to being as amusing as any run-of-the-mill "Munsters" TV episode.

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Salvador Franco Reyes
Excelsior

There are few things as sad as an unkept promise, Hotel Transylania 2 does that for movies. [Full review in Spanish]

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Jens S.
The characters and the animation may be pretty amusing for kids, the story (will the grandchild turn out to be a monster or can it be raised as one?) might be a… More
Christopher Breen
See more reviews like this at chrisbreviews.blogspot.com Like many sequels, Sandler and director Genndy Tartakovsky have run out of ideas for the plot and… More
Phil Hubbs
Checking back into the Hotel Transylvania, such a lovely place, plenty of room, any time of year, you can find it here. Yes all your favourite monsters are back… More
Dann Michalski
A pretty stereotypical sequel, Hotel Transylvania 2 continues the crazy antics of Dracula and his family. After becoming parents Mavis and Johnny go to LA to… More
Kevin M. Williams
Strictly for kids, make 'em about toddler age (any older and they'll kill you). Groanworthy jokes. Barely adequate animation. And over an hour of… More
Bradley Wright
Hotel Transylvania is not an animated masterpiece and won't be winning any awards, but kids are going to love it. I found myself having a fun time watching… More