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The Incredible Hulk Returns (1988)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Action, Adventure, Drama  |  22 May 1988 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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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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Jack Colvin suffered a minor stroke shortly after his work on the film was finished. As a result, he largely stepped away from acting, which resulted in him being unable to reprise his role as McGee in either of the follow up movies. See more »

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When the thugs attack Banner at the lab right before the 2nd hulk out Mike screams at Roy the Banner grabs Mike's arm causing him to shoot one of his thugs in the chest but within a few seconds you see the thug who was shot uninjured. See more »

Quotes

[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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Extremely Entertaining
22 February 2001 | by (San Carlos, CA) – See all my reviews

Though not a huge fan of 'Hulk' I caught this show and found it extremely funny and entertaining. Yes, this is far from fine drama, but I found it to be a cut above shows of its type and wish I could watch it again.


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