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Cannonball Run II (1984)

PG  |   |  Action, Comedy  |  29 June 1984 (USA)
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The original characters from the first Cannonball movie race across the country once more in various cars and trucks.

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Our racers are back for a second cannonball run - the illegal race that takes place all over the country... Almost every star of the first film is here, along with new ones. Will J.J. McClure finally be the winner this time? Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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Action | Comedy

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29 June 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Corrida Mais Louca do Mundo II  »

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$28,100,000 (USA)
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Trivia

The second film for both Bobby Berosini's orangutan & Tony Danza. The first was "Goin Ape" (1981). See more »

Goofs

When the CHP Sergeant is chasing the military car driven by Captain Chaos, the nuns, and JJ McClure, the police car's top emergency lights change from yellow and red in up close shots, to red and blue in long shots. Also, the lights are switched on and strobing when seen in long shots, but not on in up close shots. See more »

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Don Don Canneloni: Hymie Kaplan. What a surprise. Ooh, ohh, wow. You look great. So, what brings you to the Pinto Ranch? Business or pleasure?
Hymie Kaplan: May I have a chair?
Don Don Canneloni: Oh, certainly.
[Hymie picks up a chair and smashes it over his henchman who doesn't even flinch]
Don Don Canneloni: Oh. It's business.
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References The Thorn Birds (1983) See more »

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Like a Cannonball
Written by Milton Brown, Steve Dorff & Snuff Garrett
Performed by Menudo
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Danza Vs Orangutan
24 February 2005 | by (minneapolis, minnesota, on the planet Earth) – See all my reviews

In the future when film scholars ponder whether Tony Danza was a better actor than say, an orangutan, they may come across "Cannonball Run II" and feel great delight. The reason being that "Cannonball Run II" features scenes in which they can compare and contrast the thespian skills of both Danza and orangutan. For my money the orangutan wins easily. Beyond the Danza versus orangutan intrigue the film may fail to generate much interest for them. While the large cast seems to be having a blast hamming it up on the open road, the end result is that this movie is pure road kill for viewers. I've been in car accidents that are more fun than this flick.


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