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Iron Eagle II (1988)

General Chappy Sinclair assembles a joint U.S.- Soviet strike team to take out a rogue middle eastern nuclear base.

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Storyline

Chappy Sinclair is called to gather together a mixed Soviet/U.S. strike force that will perform a surgical strike on a massively defended nuclear missile site in the Middle East. Chappy finds that getting the Soviet and U.S. Pilots to cooperate is only the most minor of his problems as he discovers someone in the Pentagon is actively sabotaging his mission. As they begin their assault, Chappy finds that a nuclear strike has been ordered should they fail, which will catch his forces on the ground next to ground zero. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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Action | Drama | Romance | War

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11 November 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Iron Eagle II: The Battle Beyond the Flag  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,530,016, 13 November 1988, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$10,497,324
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Trivia

The death of Doug Masters in this film was retconned in Iron Eagle IV (1995) by having him ejecting and subsequently being locked away in a Russian prison for years. See more »

Goofs

The machine gun fires repeatedly even though no ammunition can be seen to be going into it, then as the shot changes sometimes it has a belt of ammunition. See more »

Quotes

Graves: After enemy jet crashes into wall "Gotta watch those right turn's homeboy".
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Crazy Credits

The title of the film is not shown on screen during the opening credits. See more »

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Tom Cat Prowl
Written by John Burton
Performed by Doug and the Slugs
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Not nearly as bad as depicted here
22 February 2006 | by See all my reviews

I think that some of the comments are VERY exaggerated here. I personally prefer this movie to the first one, and the next two were just awful. Sure, there are some story lines that have been seen before. Sure, there is a bit of "Schlock" in here. But overall, this is very watchable, and pretty entertaining, especially considering how inexpensive this DVD is. I have seen this movie a few times, and I think that it is a pretty good movie. People that just pick apart every detail need to get a life. How many movies have incorrect footage of airplanes, or footage that has been used before? Who cares??? We know these people aren't actually flying these planes!! It's not like the scene in "Bullitt", where Steve McQueen is actually driving.....geez people....give this a break....it ain't that bad, in fact it's pretty good.....


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