The Tag-Along 2
The Tag-Along 2 is a 2017 Taiwanese horror film directed by Cheng Wei-hao. It is a sequel to The Tag-Along (2015), which is adapted from the well-known Taiwanese urban legend, "The Little Girl in Red". The film stars Rainie Yang, Hsu Wei-ning, Francesca Kao, Lung Shao-hua and River Huang. It was released on August 25, 2017.
|The Tag-Along 2|
Theatrical release poster
|Mandarin||Hóng yī xiǎo nǚ hái 2|
|Directed by||Cheng Wei-hao|
|Produced by||Hank Tseng|
|Written by||Chien Shih-keng|
|Music by||Rockid Lee|
|Edited by||Shieh Meng-ju|
Greener Grass Production
|Distributed by||Vie Vision Pictures|
|Box office||NT$105.7 (Taiwan)|
When social worker Shu-fen discovers that her pregnant teenage daughter Ya-ting has disappeared, her search for Ya-ting ends her with many horrifying mysteries…
Meeting the mysterious Mei-hua who imprisons her own daughter inside her house covered with papers written with spells and encountering the missing and pregnant Yi-chun in an abandoned hospital, the trio returns to the Red Forest to rescue Ya-ting and Shu-fen finally realizes that the deepest fear arises from love…
|1.||""Light Pollution""||Misi Ke||Misi Ke||07:02|
The film released its promotional poster and stills at the 2017 Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (Filmart) held during the Hong Kong International Film Festival. At Filmart, the film sold distribution rights to more than 19 regions, which is triple the number for the original The Tag-Along.
The film was released in the U.S. and Canada on September 22, 2017. It was screened at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain in October 2017.
Three weeks after its release in Taiwan on August 25, 2017, The Tag-Along 2 became the top domestic box office hit in 2017.
By September 11, 2017, the film earned NT$92 million, out-grossing its predecessor (NT$85 million) in domestic takings to become the highest-grossing local horror film of the past decade. As of October 3, 2017, The Tag-Along 2 has grossed NT$104 million in Taiwan.
Awards and nominationsEdit
|54th Golden Horse Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Hsu Wei-ning||Nominated|
|Best New Performer||Wu Nien-hsuan||Nominated|
|Best Sound Effects||Rockid Lee, Yang Che-chin,
Warren Santiago and Richard Hocks
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