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Blade II is an fantasy movie directed by Guillermo del Toro and starring Wesley Snipes, Kris Kristofferson, Ron Perlman and Leonor Varela and Norman Reedus. The movie was written by Marv Wolfman (character), Gene Colan (character). The film has a $54 million budget with a 117-minute running time. Blade II currently has a 6.7 IMDb rating, based on 180535 and 52 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated R.

release date for Blade II

Blade II release date

When does Blade II come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Blade II (2002)is March 22, 2002.


When will Blade II be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Blade II DVD/Blu-ray release date is Tuesday, July 10, 2012. The estimated DVD release date is July 2012. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in July 2012. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Blade II budget

How much did Blade II cost to make?

$54,000,000 budget

The movie cost $54 million to make.

Blade II movie poster

Blade II rating

R Rated

Blade II is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.


Blade II reviews

6.7 IMDb 52 Metascore

The movie currently has a 6.7 of out 10 IMDb rating and 52 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


Blade II trailer

Blade II plot summary

What is Blade II about?

A rare mutation has occurred within the vampire community – The Reaper. A vampire so consumed with an insatiable bloodlust that they prey on vampires as well as humans, transforming victims who are unlucky enough to survive into Reapers themselves. Blade is asked by the Vampire Nation for his help in preventing a nightmare plague that would wipe out both humans and vampires.


Synopsis from IMDb Blade forms an uneasy alliance with the vampire council in order to combat the Reapers, who are feeding on vampires.


The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.


Blade II cast

Who is in Blade II?

Wesley Snipes in Blade II Wesley Snipes as Blade
Kris Kristofferson in Blade II Kris Kristofferson as Whistler
Ron Perlman in Blade II Ron Perlman as Reinhardt
Leonor Varela in Blade II Leonor Varela as Nyssa
Norman Reedus in Blade II Norman Reedus as Scud

Blade II box Office

How much did Blade II make?

$155,010,032 worldwide

The film has made over $155 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.


Blade II details

Theatrical Release Date: March 22, 2002
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: July 10, 2012
Film Budget: $54 million
Box Office: $155 million
Length: 117 minutes
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Action, Thriller
Language: English

Blade II facts


How long is Blade II?

The movie is 117 minutes long (1 hour and 57 minutes).

What year did Blade II come out?

The movie is out on March 22, 2002. The movie has been out for .


Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Wesley Snipes plays as Blade.


Who is the director of Blade II?

Guillermo del Toro directed the movie.


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