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Based on 28 Reviews
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  • 25
    Carla Meyer San Francisco Chronicle

    The sequel might have the formula down, but it lacks everything that made "Anaconda'' fun. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    At least director Dwight Little (Free Willy 2) gives us enough B-movie speed to keep Orchid from becoming a fountain of aging. show more

  • 50
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    From its jungle forays to its waterfall tumbles to its deadly spider bites - is entirely, utterly unoriginal. show more

  • 38
    New York Daily News

    It's never a good sign when the creepiest moment in a movie about monstrous 50-foot snakes is the sight of 2-inch leeches sucking on someone's back. show more

  • 70
    Michael Rechtshaffen The Hollywood Reporter

    Sufficient cheap thrills and enough of the prevailing camp quality. show more

  • 50
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Competent formula entertainment, but doesn't make that leap into pure barminess that inspired "Anaconda." show more

  • 50
    Chicago Tribune

    To be fair, it's little better or worse than the original. But, to be honest, the original--minus its nascent stars--wasn't very good. show more

  • 38
    Megan Lehmann New York Post

    The biggest problem with the corny horror film Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid is that its titular reptiles are about as scary as jellied eels. show more

  • 38
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    There's nothing really wrong with it -- it's bad, but no worse than it needs to be, which is the problem. show more

  • 25
    Connie Ogle Miami Herald

    This movie didn't have to be good, but that it's so boring in its badness is tough to swallow. show more

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