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Human Centipede 2: Full Sequence (2011)

Human Centipede 2: Full Sequence poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $141,877Details
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Synopsis

Martin is a mentally disturbed loner who lives with his nagging mother in a bleak London housing project, where loud neighbors and cramped living conditions threaten to plunge this victim of sexual and psychological abuse over the edge. He works the night shift as a security guard in an underground parking garage, where customers and their vehicles come and go as he indulges his obsession with The Human Centipede (First Sequence), watching the film over and over on the small TV set in his office and meticulously examining the scrapbook he has lovingly filled with memorabilia from the film, including the mouth-to-anus surgery instructions made famous by Dr. Heiter, the mad scientist from Martin’s favorite movie. Pushed to the brink by his harridan mother, haunted by the teasing voices of his abusive and incarcerated father, Martin sets into motion his plan to emulate Heiter’s centipede by creating his own version, in a rented warehouse, which he begins to fill with victims, including a loud neighbor, two drunk nightclubbers, a prostitute and a lecherous john, and several more … including Martin’s pièce de résistance, one of the actresses from the movie. Except that Martin lacks the surgical skill, medical instruments and operating theater necessary to create a larger centipede in the image of Dr. Heiter’s masterpiece. So he makes use of materials at hand: duct tape, staple gun, household tools and a fanboy moxie.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 7th, 2011 (Limited) by IFC Films, released as Human Centipede 2: The Full Sequence
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 88 minutes
Franchise: The Human Centipede
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Keywords: Retro Black and White, Mental Illness, Torture Porn, Kidnap, Death of a Son or Daughter, Sex Crimes, Surprise Twist
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Six Entertainment
Production Countries: Netherlands,
United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,930 $2,267 Nov 4, 2011 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,024 $5,792 Oct 28, 2011 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,009 $15,204 Oct 21, 2011 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,822 $34,679 Oct 14, 2011 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,941 $49,456 Oct 7, 2011 3

Cast

   Ashynn Yennie
Laurence R. Harvey    Martin
Dominic Borrelli   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Ilona Six
Screenwriter    Tom Six

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 14th, 2012

February 14th, 2012

It's a really slow week at the box office with only one first run release, The Rum Diary, and it bombed in theaters. Paranormal Activity 3 is coming out on DVD this week, but it came out on Blu-ray a few weeks ago, so it is not much of a factor in terms of sales this week. In fact, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 will likely lead the sales charts, despite coming out on Saturday. As for the best of the new releases, Take Shelter on DVD or Blu-ray is probably the best, but I'm still waiting for the screener to confirm that. More...

Per Theater Chart Goes Through Hell

October 12th, 2011

There were no films that reached the $10,000 mark on this week's per theater chart. The film that came closest was Real Steel with an average of $7,942, which is good for a wide release, but disappointing for the top film on the per theater chart. The best limited release was Munger Road with an average of $5,675 during its second week of release. This is excellent for the genre and bodes well for its home market run. As for the best new limited release, that was Hell and Back Again with just $3,413 in its lone theater. It's hard to put a good spin on that result. More...

Limited Releases and Going to Hell and Back

October 7th, 2011

There are quite a few releases on this week's list that are opening with stronger buzz than the average limited release manages. However, none of the higher profile films are earning better than average reviews. Maybe one of them will be able to ride the buzz to a strong opening weekend before word-of-mouth catches up to them, but there's also a chance none of them will attract a sizable audience over the weekend. There are two films earning perfect review at the moment, Hell and Back Again and Flying Monsters 3D, but that might not be enough for either to find an audience, since they are both documentaries. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/10/07 45 $49,456   18 $2,748   $49,456 3
2011/10/14 57 $34,679 -30% 22 $1,576   $84,761 10
2011/10/21 74 $15,204 -56% 24 $634   $108,498 17
2011/10/28 84 $5,792 -62% 12 $483   $118,471 24
2011/11/04 95 $2,267 -61% 6 $378   $122,890 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/10/07 52 $50,082   18 $2,782   $50,082 7
2011/10/14 57 $43,212 -14% 22 $1,964   $93,294 14
2011/10/21 69 $19,385 -55% 24 $808   $112,679 21
2011/10/28 81 $7,944 -59% 12 $662   $120,623 28
2011/11/04 96 $2,420 -70% 6 $403   $123,043 35

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