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The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

PG-13 | | Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy | 12 May 1989 (USA)
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Cast

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Dr. Lana Zurrell
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Gunn (as Joe Sagal)
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Dr. Rochelle
Monique Gabrielle ...
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Omar
Daniel Emery Taylor ...
Darryl (as Daniel Taylor)
Ralph Pace ...
Sheriff Beaumont
Timothy Birch ...
Clyde
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Gurdell
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Leechman
Rex Pierson ...
Dr. Rochelle Mutation
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Harry Dugan (as Anthony Sears)
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The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection. Written by Jason Ihle <jrihl@conncoll.edu>

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12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Volta do Monstro do Pântano  »

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$192,816 (USA)
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Trivia

With this film, Dick Durock became the first actor since Christopher Reeve to reprise the role of a DC Comics protagonist. See more »

Goofs

When Omar spreads out the girly magazines, the distribution of the magazines on the floor is noticeably different from the close-up to the long shot. See more »

Quotes

Omar: So that means you'll let us go, right?
Gunn: Wrong.
Swamp Thing: [appears out of nowhere] Right!
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Crazy Credits

After the Co-Producer credit, the credits 'rewind' and there is a brief scene of Omar and Darryl at the Fotomat. Then the credits resume starting with the same Co-Producer credit. See more »

Connections

References T.J. Hooker (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Born on the Bayou
Composed by John Fogerty (as John C. Fogerty)
Courtesy of Jondora Music
Performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Courtesy of Fantasy, Inc.
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a classic!!!
15 July 2003 | by (Doncaster, England) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this film when i was tiny and i haven't forgot it yet. I KNOW its corny, i KNOW it has no plot to speak of but its good fun. Nineteen years later and i still put time aside if it happens to come on TV. Its not supposed to be a serious film, just sit back and enjoy. My favorite bit is when Heather Locklear turns into a swamp-woman at the end, i defy anyone not to love this film.


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