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Basket Case 2 (1990)

Duane and his basket-bound mutant brother are taken in by a secret home for wayward freaks with journalists hot on their tail.

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Kuno Sponholz ...
Sick Old Man
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Marcie
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Snoring Cop
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Lou the Editor
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Frank Henenlotter's BASKET CASE 2 picks up right where the original BASKET CASE leaves off. After surviving the fall from their hotel room window, Duane Bradley and his misshapen, basket-dwelling brother Belial are taken to the city hospital. By now, their attempt at leading a secret life is blown, and the pair have become media darlings across the country. Meanwhile, Duane's long-lost Aunt learns of their situation and, along with her pregnant daughter Susan, helps them escape from the confines of the hospital and the eye of the press. Duane and Belial's aunt, known as Granny Ruth, takes them under her wing at her mansion, which serves as a safe haven for hideously deformed freaks of all shapes and sizes. Unfortunately, the whereabouts of this dynamic duo don't remain secret for too long, and Duane and Belial team up with Susan, Granny Ruth, and her houseful of mutants to devise a plan to do away with the exploitative reporters once and for all. Written by Matt Huls (cowman777@hotmail.com)

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Comedy | Horror

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5 October 1990 (USA)  »

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$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

One of the paper's headlines hanging on the wall in the editor's office reads "Woman's Severed Head Lives" and shows a still shot from the movie "The Brain that Wouldn't Die". Jason Evers, who plays the editor, starred in that film. See more »

Goofs

After a scene in the kitchen where Duane is wearing a blue shirt he turns to leave the room and is suddenly wearing a yellowish shirt during the last shot of the scene, which was clearly shot on at a different time on a different day. Not too long after the kitchen scene he is back to wearing the blue shirt. See more »

Quotes

Duane: He figured you could ask him a few questions, get to know him a little bit. Then he could rip your face off. No big deal.
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Connections

Featured in Basket Case 3 (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Dai Campi, Dai Prapi
from Mefistofele
by A. Boito
Performed by Charles Rudolph
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mutants are people too aren't they??
20 December 2001 | by (baraboo,wisconsin) – See all my reviews

the sequal to basket case is really a freaks rights movie(though there aren't many of those). i found this and part 3 more entertaining than the original mainly cause its more comedic.i mean come on...how serious can you really take these movies anyway?? if you've seen the first movie you basically know what to expect from this one...more revenge from the brothers bradley...but this time they are joined by a house full of new friends to help them!!very fun movie and worth a look for any horror fan!


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