Another Look At Blade II (Mania.com)

By:Rob M. Worley
Date: Thursday, January 24, 2002

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New LineCinema has released a number of publicity stills from the upcoming BladeII. The film looks to be even more action-packed than the original withBlade (Wesley Snipes) allying himself with a high-powered team of vampires totake on a greater evil than either has ever faced -- a new kind of super-vampirethat is itself on a vicious hunt to eradicate both races.

The new images give fans a good look at the reapers: the super-vamp villains of the piece. In terms ofartwork from the movie, there's plenty more to be had on the newly revamped Blade2.com.The site, which was recently previewed, contains dozens of productions stills,design drawings and commentary from director Guillermo del Toro (Mimic,The Devil's Backbone). You'll also find the trailer, desktopwallpaper and screensavers available for downloads, and a message board whereyou can chat with other vampire hunters.

A look at the site also reveals that the film's U.S. release date is set at March 27, 2002.

Produced byAmen-Ra films with Peter Frankfurt and Marvel Comics, Blade II iswritten by David Goyer. Co-starring are Kris Kristofferson, Norman Reedus,Leonor Varela, Danny John-Jules, Luke Goss, Matt Schulze, Daz Crawford, TonyCurran, and Ron Perlman.



Series: Blade II