The female anaconda notices them, but Gail tricks it into biting their fuel container. The terrified Cole escapes from the caves behind the group, seconds ahead of the snake, which follows him through the hole and gets stuck. Roger Ebert awarded the film two out of four stars, a rating less than that he gave the original film. The sequel's biggest problems is that there is no one to truly root for, with its cardboard characters : Richardson, the bitchy idiotic company woman who actually whines she's lost her phone after being rescued from a crocodile! Bill assures them that it was the largest snake he has ever seen and that it should take weeks for it to grow hungry again. However Strickland's mousy administrative assistant proves to be the film's wild card as she gets in touch with her inner Sigourney Weaver mid-way through the slogging mess literally that is this lame, dunderheaded horror flick that elicits very few scares no thanks to the pedestrian direction by hack Little. Wanting to leave, they start building an escape raft. They also soon realise that they are not alone in the jungle, as giant anaconda snakes lurk all around them.
An anaconda drops down from the rafters and swallows Gordon alive soon after she leaves the building. Wish they could've done the same to the bonehead who greenlit this loser. She climbs out just in time as one of the anacondas tries to get her feet. The group finds the raft just as Jack finds the blood orchids, hanging precariously above a pit in which a ball of male anacondas are mating with the queen. Jack is unable to convince him to allow the expedition to continue, so he paralyzes him using a poisonous spider.
However, they are left stranded into the wilderness after an accident destroys their boat. Jack Byron, Gordon Mitchell, Sam Rogers, Gail Stern, Cole Burris, and Dr. So begins the journey into fear since not one character in this unknown cast emerges with a unique thought as to maybe that this is not a good idea with the fact that it is monsoon season and they have not a clue as to the dangers that lie in waiting cue the giant deadly snakes! Bill throws his knife and impales the snake through the head, killing it and freeing Cole. The others arrive just as it finishes, so Bill sets the building on fire in hopes of killing the anaconda, but notices that it already made its escape. After establishing the fish-out-of-water scenario with the city slickers finding life on board the primitive boat to be difficult and then things like mobile phones not working, Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid has more going for it during the first half of the film. Despite there being a seven-year gap between films, Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid showcases even worse special effects than before. A giant anaconda emerges from the water and swallows Ben whole, but the rest of the team escape from the river.
Like its predecessor, the film received negative reviews and was a financial success. While it is hard to believe that there was an actual clamor albeit a 7 years later one for a sequel to the marginal hit 'Anaconda' starring Jennifer Lopez and Ice Cube it is even harder to believe that the film is a near-virtual remake only substituting a documentary film-making crew with a scientific expedition that none-the-less winds up the river without a paddle in this rudderless display of new ineptitude. It is a to the film 1997 and the second installment of the. Captain Bill Johnson can he be a more blandly named 'hero'!?!?. However, most of the team demand that the expedition be called off.
Jack uses the commotion to steal the raft. Gordon discovers Livington's radio and gun and realizes they could have called for help long ago. Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid is almost like watching someone try to remake a film with a lower budget, a lesser cast and a worse script. Jack orders her to throw him the backpack, but Sam threatens to drop the flowers into the pit unless he drops the gun. The team realizes that the snakes are unusually large in size because their lives have been extended through the orchids, which are a part of the local food chain. Picking up immediately where Anaconda 3 left off, herpetologist Amanda Hayes finally learns her employer Murdoch's true colors when he hires a doctor to harvest a fresh supply of blood orchids to experiment with the regenerative nectar on a baby snake in order to seek treatment for his own terminal illness. The spider he used to paralyze Gordon escapes from its jar and bites him.
They travel to Bill's friend, John Livingston, who lives on the river, to see if Bill can borrow his boat, but they find Livingston dead and his boat crashed. The team follows and find him being constricted, but still alive. As Jack joins the others at the raft, Sam discovers Gordon and the spider bite. Die attraktive Herpetologin Amanda ist entschlossen, die gefährlichen Tiere zu töten, an deren Entstehung sie selbst beteiligt war, und führt ein Team junger Wissenschaftler gegen Murdochs eiskalte Bande bewaffneter Schläger an, um die begehrten Orchideen in Sicherheit zu bringen, bevor die gefährliche Schlange beide Parteien erwischt. As she returns, the log cracks. Jackson's gig in 'Deep Blue Sea'. Something full of this many clichés, awful special effects, terrible writing and poor casting choices should never see the light of day in the cinema.
He runs into Bill's partner, Tran, and as they return to the others, Tran gets pulled under and Cole tries to find him, but all he sees is Tran's lost flashlight floating. Bill, Sam, Cole and Gail make it back to the raft as the suriviors heading to Kota Bharu. Jack says that since they must be close to the orchids, they should press on. Der todgeweihte Magnat Murdoch beauftragt einen Arzt, einen neuen Bestand Blutorchideen zu ernten und mit ihrem regenerativen Nektar Experimente an einer kleinen Anaconda durchzuführen. The team goes over a waterfall and has to wade through the river. and it seems a booty call for the cold-blooded reptiles is in order , but first one must eat and the international food court that would be the untalented cast is tops of the menu.
Cole gets lost and panics after finding a skeleton. However, the others contend that there is no evidence that the orchids will have the same effect on humans. Bill tries to shoot the snake, but the gun is empty. As the others try to help her, Jack attempts to retrieve the backpack. Cole shoots it with a flare, causing a chain reaction that sets the anaconda on fire and kills the other snakes and destroys the blood orchids.
They find themselves in a small native village consisting of thatched huts and a disemboweled anaconda with a pair of human legs hanging out of the snake's abdomen. Everything about it screams Sy Fy Channel. On the way they fall into a cave trying to escape from an anaconda. A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid. The film followed by a sequel, in 2008. The log breaks, and she falls, hanging by her leg halfway down the pit.