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The Trial of the Incredible Hulk (1989)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Movie 7 May 1989
David 'Belson' drifts into New York City and goes on a subway. And with him is a woman and two guys. When the two guys attack the woman, David tries to help but is beaten and turns into The... See full summary »

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David 'Belson' drifts into New York City and goes on a subway. And with him is a woman and two guys. When the two guys attack the woman, David tries to help but is beaten and turns into The Hulk and saves the woman. When he turns back, he finds himself arrested and the woman accuses David of being her attacker. David is approached by Attorney Matt Murdock who wants to represent. When he tells Murdock that he can't pay him, Murdock tells him that he is hoping that David can help him incriminate Wilson Fisk, a powerful criminal. David doesn't want any part of it but Murdock convinces him to trust him. Murdock goes to see the woman but can't get her to change her story. Later in her room someone tries to kill her but she is saved by Daredevil, a crime fighter. Murdock tells David that he has to go trial but David says he can't but Murdock says they have no choice. Later while David is in his cell he turns into the Hulk and escapes. David tries to leave town but Daredevil finds him and ... Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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This movie was meant to serve as a back-door pilot for a Daredevil television series, but the series itself ended up never being produced. See more »

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Dr. David Bruce Banner has a beard but his alter ego the Hulk is clean shaved. See more »

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David Banner: I can't stand trial! I have to avoid people, conflict! I change! I change.
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The Fourth Hulk TV Movie Should Please Fans of the Series
24 August 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

After the cancellation of The Incredible Hulk, NBC acquired the rights to the character in the hopes of launching other Marvel superheroes into television series of their own. The first was The Incredible Hulk Returns in 1988 which introduced The Mighty Thor which never sold. This sequel stars original cast members Bill Bixby and Lou Farigno as David Banner and his green alter ego; The Incredible Hulk. Also featured are The Kingpin and Daredevil. Here, Matt (Daredevil) Murdock is the blind defence lawyer out to prove David Banner is innocent of a crime instigated by the Kingpin of Crime; Wilson Fisk. The Daredevil pilot never sold either but fans of the Hulk series might find this a passable entertainment.


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