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Critters 2 (1988)

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

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Charlie (as Don Opper)
Cynthia Garris ...
Zanti
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Al Stevenson ...
Bus Driver
Tom Hodges ...
Wesley
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Quigley
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Cindy
Herta Ware ...
Nana
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Mr. Morgan
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Sal
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Hungry Heifer Manager
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Reverend Fisher
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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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"Critters 1" got your blood pumping... This time they want more than a taste See more »


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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

New Line Cinema Trademark: Lin Shaye has a role. Lin Shaye the younger sister of the Founder of New Line Cinema Robert Shaye. She can be found in countless New Line films, including this one. Other examples include "A Nightmare on Elm Street", "Dumb and Dumber", and "Critters". Etc. See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 8 mins) When the Critters are rolling together to the Polar Ice Burger, you can see in several shots that the furry balls are connected together to some device pulling them all along (there are often visible wires). See more »

Quotes

Harv: What is this bullshit? Them man-eating dust mops got us roped up tighter than a blue-ribbon bull and all you folks can do is stand here and play kick-the-can with some punk kid!
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

Referenced in Ape (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

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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