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The Incredible Hulk Returns (1988)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 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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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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This TV-movie served as a pilot for a proposed "Thor" TV series that never went into production. 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 »

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Donald Blake: Then you'll step back in front of the death ray.
Doctor David Banner: Life ray for me.
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Follows The Incredible Hulk: Death in the Family (1977) See more »

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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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