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Child's Play 2 (1990)

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Chucky's back as the doll possessed by the soul of a serial killer, butchering all who stand in his way of possessing the body of a boy.

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Andy Barclay has been placed in a foster home after the tragic events of the first film, since his mother was committed. In an attempt to save their reputation, the manufacturers of Chucky reconstruct the killer doll, to prove to the public that nothing was wrong with it in the first place. In doing so, they also bring the soul of serial killer Charles Lee Ray back to life. As Chucky tries to locate Andy, the body count rises. Will Andy be able to escape, or will Chucky succeed in possessing his body? Written by Phil Fernando

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9 November 1990 (USA)  »

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Child's Play 2  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

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$28,501,605 (USA)
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Opened as the #1 film at the box office. See more »

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When Kyle walks up the stairs you see a thread ball lying about halfway down the stairs. If a thread ball started rolling down the stairs, it would continue rolling to the bottom of the stairs. See more »

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Phil: Andy what's this all about?
Andy Barclay: Chucky followed me to school. He tried to get me again, so I ran home.
Phil: Do you have any idea what he's talking about?
Joanne: His teacher called. Said she was keeping him after school for detention. She said he wrote an obscenity on his paper.
Andy Barclay: Chucky did it.
Phil: Alright Andy. Now this is going to stop. I will not allow this foolishness in my house. Do you hear me? Now open the door.
Joanne: Phil.
Phil: Joanne please. Open the door. Open it!
[Andy looks back up at him]
Phil: OPEN IT!
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13 March 2009 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

Anyone who has seen the original should know what to expect in "Child's Play 2". A particularly nasty scene takes place in Andy's (Alex Vincent) classroom; seriously, was the boy even allowed to watch the movie after that scene?!. A real surprise here is the presence of Jenny Agutter (the nurse in "An American Werewolf in London") and Gerrit Graham (Beef in "Phantom of the Paradise") as Andy's foster parents, particularly with what Chucky does to the dad on the staircase leading to the basement.

Yes, it is a sequel, so it's even harder to take seriously than the original was, but this is truly a good time. You probably won't be sorry that you watched it. As long as you can handle some of the scenes (of course you can; that's why you watch these sorts of movies!).

Also starring Beth Grant and of course, Brad Dourif as the voice of Chucky.


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