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Critters 2 (1988)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi  |  29 April 1988 (USA)
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Eggs of the small, furry alien carnivores are left behind on Earth and, after hatching, set their appetites on the next neighboring town.

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Charlie (as Don Opper)
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Bus Driver
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Storyline

A batch of unhatched critter eggs are mistaken for Easter eggs by the country-folk inhabitants of Grover's Bend and, before long, the ferocious furballs are on the rampage again. Written by Ross Horsley <ics6rh@leeds.ac.uk>

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The most illegal aliens of all are back -- and they're hungrier than ever. See more »


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29 April 1988 (USA)  »

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Critters 2: The Main Course  »

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$4,500,000 (estimated)

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$3,813,293 (USA)
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Trivia

On the bounty hunter ship, there appears to be a mangalorian head (5th element) in the cabinet of alien heads. See more »

Goofs

During the close up shot of the dead sheriff in the Easter Bunny costume at the church, you can clearly see the zip of the costume is done up yet in the scene before it was stuck hence how the critters got inside the suit. See more »

Quotes

Hungry Heifer PA system: At the Hungry Heifer, we won't give you a bum steer.
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Crazy Credits

Critter translation is provided by the Karl P Anno institute of intergalactic semantic research See more »

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Referenced in Rewind This! (2013) See more »

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Hungry Heifer Jingle
Written by Cynthia Garris
Performed by Cynthia Garris
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Good sequel.
14 November 2003 | by See all my reviews

*** stars out of ****.

I liked this more than most people and don't understand why it's so hated. It is a good film, in my opinion. The special effects are great, the 80's score ROCKS, the acting is good, gore level is good, everything is fine.....it delivers the bloody goods! I recommend it to horror fans! it's better than you'd think.


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