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The Incredible Hulk Returns (1988)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Movie 22 May 1988
It's been two years since the Hulk has surfaced, and Dr David Bruce Banner is on the verge of curing himself of the Hulk. A device he helped create, the Gamma Transponder, will rid him of ... See full summary »

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Jack LeBeau
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Roarke (as Bobby Travis McLaughlin)
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It's been two years since the Hulk has surfaced, and Dr David Bruce Banner is on the verge of curing himself of the Hulk. A device he helped create, the Gamma Transponder, will rid him of his own Gamma radiation, among other uses. Enter Don Blake, a former colleague of Banner's, who is now in possession of a mystic hammer which can summon Thor, an ancient Viking warrior. When the Gamma Transponder is nearly stolen and Banner's girlfriend is kidnapped, Banner must abandon the hope of being cured and rely on the Hulk and Thor to save the day. Written by Chris Holland <stomptokyo@aol.com>

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Our Superhero Is Back In A Brand New Action Packed Adventure.


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Die Rückkehr des unheimlichen Hulk  »

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Trivia

The first actor to play Dr. Banner after Bill Bixby was Eric Bana. Bana later appeared in Star Trek (2009) with Chris Hemsworth, who went on to play Thor. See more »

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When David Banner confronts Josh Lambert and gets smacked in his face with a gun (final action scene at the factory) you can actually see the movie team being reflected in the car door when Lambert drives the car forward. See more »

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[after yelling at Thor, David closes his eyes and tries to calm down]
Doctor David Banner: I must not lose control.
Donald Blake: David, he - he, he's harmless!
Thor: Is he praying?
Donald Blake: I'm sending you back, give me that hammer!
Thor: *Wait!* I won't hurt him!
[Thor looks at David, who has his eyes closed and is trying to keep calm]
Thor: All right, look, you. Blake says that you are wise in many things, but if you show him how to cut the cord that Odin has spun between us...
Donald Blake: Thor, hold it!
Thor: ...
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A very entertaining tv movie
26 June 2003 | by (sutton coldfield west midlands) – See all my reviews

I first watched this movie when i was 6 years old. Im 15 now and i still enjoy it. I was always fascinated by the incredible hulk, and with Lou Ferrigno's wonderful performance, you'll never be able to leave your seats.

My favourite scene was David Banner seeing thor for the first time i thought that scene was brilliantly done. However, this film has its weaknesses. The main weakness was the scene where the hulk is trying to pull the helicopter down, i thought he could do that himself and not have thor to help him, despite that they still couldn't pull the helicopter down.

However this didn't really effect the entertainment too much. It is a great shame that the late Bill Bixby isn't with us.


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