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Exterminator 2 (1984)

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The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.

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The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.

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gang | drugs | vigilante | new york | warehouse | See more »

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The Exterminator - a one-man army obsessed with a single thought - Revenge! See more »


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14 September 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El exterminador 2  »

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Mario Van Peebles came up with all the costumes X wears in the film. See more »

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The shape of X's hair repeatedly changes throughout the movie. See more »

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X: [To John Eastland] You want to clean out the streets? *I am* the streets!
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References Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981) See more »

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Return to Cinder
Written by Peter Bernstein
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User Reviews

Awesomely bad
4 February 2004 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

This movie reminds me of a Troma film (e.g. Toxic Avenger) with higher production values. It's not apathetically bad; it embraces its cornball center, staying barely a step ahead of camp, and is thoroughly enjoyable. Early 80's gangs wearing costumes with a disco/Mad Max theme, in a solemn torchlit procession carrying the driver of an armored car into the subways to make him a sacrifice on the train tracks, several of them topless (male) with suspenders, set to an energetic synthesizer soundtrack that sounds like it could have been written for a Nintendo game.. it has to be seen to be believed. Probably inspired by Michael Jackson's video "Beat It".


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