Film 18 in the 2014 Halloween Film Fest
"I am strong. I am fucking Hercules!"
Is Hostel: Part II better than the first film? Yes and no. It's essentially nearly the same film, just with more gore and instead of young men backpacking, it's young women. So it's nearly the same thing, but we already know that young American's get lured into Slovakia, so why go through that retread again? Instead Eli Roth amps up the gore. No really he does.
In this film, we follow three art students in Rome, Beth & Whitney and Lorna (Lauren German, Bijou Phillips, and Heather Matarazzo, respectively) as they are lured into Slovakia by Beth's newest friend, Axelle (Vera Jordanova). It also takes a…