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The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)

PG | | Comedy | 13 April 1990 (USA)
Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a ... See full summary »

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Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot and passenger of a small plane, who are each having a few problems of their own. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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This time, everybody's going crazier. See more »

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Die Götter müssen verrückt sein II  »

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The aircraft used in the movie was a modified Lazair Ultralight. See more »

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The small aircraft goes from about 2000 feet in the mountain areas (with wires visible) to 25,000 feet very quickly, a physical impossibility. See more »

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Dr. Ann Taylor: [to monkey who keeps taking her water] All right, you can have this one, but no more! Leave the can! Do you hear me?
Dr. Ann Taylor: [collects some rocks] Do you see these? Don't you dare. Don't even think about it. You'll be sorry.
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Followed by Crazy Safari (1991) See more »

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Pretty good sequel to a classic
23 April 2003 | by (Tucson, AZ) – See all my reviews

While the original film would have been very difficult to top, The Gods Must Be Crazy II is certainly a strong movie. The innocence and silliness that was captured so amazingly in the first film was faithfully reconstructed in this film. Xixo was much more commanding in this film, and the two kids who played his children were also quite good. Unfortunately, the film makers had to beat the idea into the ground, and made an terrible third sequel. Alas, sometimes a great idea shouldn't always be built upon.


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