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The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

 -  Sci-Fi | Horror | Comedy  -  12 May 1989 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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Dr. Lana Zurrell
Dick Durock ...
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Gunn (as Joe Sagal)
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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)  »

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A Volta do Monstro do Pântano  »

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$192,816 (USA)
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Director Jim Wynorski was given 30 days to shoot this movie and managed to film the entire picture in 27 days. See more »

Quotes

Gunn: Come on, baby, it's time to play doctor.
Abby Arcane: Betcha can't guess my favourite operation.
Gunn: What's that, baby?
Abby Arcane: A vasectomy!
[knees him on the groin]
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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 »

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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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Swamp Thing kicks butt!
21 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed Wes Craven's film Swamp Thing very much, but some reviewers found it to be lacking in laughs. The same can not be said of this sequel. Return of Swamp Thing has far more humor than the first film and should not be taken seriously. It's a humorous superhero/monster mash with plenty of fun moments. The two goofy little kids are especially funny. I dug this sequel as much as the first movie. Dick Durock played Swamp Thing in both movies and also in the Swamp Thing TV series. It's too bad the TV series isn't available on DVD (PUT IT ON DVD SOMEBODY!). Return of Swamp Thing is a cheesy blast of fun! Pop some corn, grab a cold beverage, kick back, and enjoy!


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