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Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  10 July 1987 (USA)
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The rising college nerds set out to a convention in Florida, but are not welcomed by the Alpha Beta representatives.

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Get out your white socks! This time our suave college heroes hit the road for fun and fraternity in Florida. Another opportunity for brains to triumph over brawn. How can the girls possibly resist their geeky charms? Written by Craig Clarke <clarkec@topaz.cqu.edu.au>

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The Nerds are Back... and They're Taking a Trip to Paradise! See more »

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10 July 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A suttyók visszavágnak 2: Gyagyás nyaralás  »

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$30,063,289 (USA)
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The set up shot of the island where the nerds are being taken is the same set up shot used in the second and third seasons of Gilligan's Island. The Island is known as "Coconut Island" and is in Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii. See more »

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During the jail scene, two of the boys are playing chess. Considering they are experienced players (Skolnick's remark at the beginning of the movie); they should have seen that the board was in the wrong position. See more »

Quotes

Lamar: [showing ticket to flight attendant] We're V.I.P.s
Stewardess: [directing] Right over there.
Booger: Very Immense Penises.
[Flight Attendant slaps Booger]
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Crazy Credits

The film opens with a Star Wars-like crawl (preceded by Skolnick's pocket protector) summarizing the Tri-Lambs exploits from the first film. See more »

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References The Terminator (1984) See more »

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Back to Paradise
Performed by .38 Special (as 38 Special)
Written by Bryan Adams (as Adams) / Jim Vallance (as Vallance) / Neil Giraldo (as Geraldo)
Courtesy of A&M Records
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16 July 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This was a disappointment compared to the original. Why is it that sequels often try to do similar things, similar plots, similar jokes? Not necessary! A sequel to me must be original to some degree, too. The beginning was promising, the middle part had enormous lengths and very bad scripting and the end was bland. I loved the characters though. Believable like the original. However, Poindexter seemed much too talkative and sometimes even made sense, almost as if Milton Waddams went to a speech-therapist. I did not like the setting at all and the hotel scenes were very far fetched.

All in all rather disappointing. Too bad.


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