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Stepfather II (1989)

After escaping the insane asylum in which he was incarcerated, the Stepfather impersonates a marriage counselor and manages to win over a patient and her young son.

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The Stepfather escapes an insane asylum and winds up in another town, this time impersonating a marriage counselor. Now he seems to have found the perfect future wife, with a stepson who loves him. However, other people try to get in his way to marry her. They are interfering! One by one the Stepfather eliminates anyone who stands in his way to a perfect family. Written by Parca Mortem <icy_shadow@rocketmail.com>

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3 November 1989 (USA)  »

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Stepfather 2: Make Room for Daddy  »

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$1,500,000 (estimated)

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$1,519,796
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Trivia

Meg Foster almost wasn't cast because of her striking light blue eyes. See more »

Goofs

When The Stepfather is arranging a victim's house and body to look like a suicide, the victim's dead body, hanging from a noose, blinks. See more »

Quotes

Gene Clifford: My last house had a basement workshop. I like to work with my hands.
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* * out of 4.
30 May 2002 | by See all my reviews

Homicidal maniac from the original survives the events that occurred in part one and escapes from prison and almost immediately gets engaged to a lonely widow (Meg Foster). Cheap looking sequel still works because of Terry O' Quinn's creepy performance. The intelligent screenplay and tight direction of the first are sorely missed though. Rated R; Violence, Sexual Situations, and Profanity.


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