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Predator 2 (1990)

R  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  21 November 1990 (USA)
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Amidst a territorial gang war, a sophisticated alien hunter stalks the citizens of Los Angeles and the only man between him and his prey is veteran L.A.P.D. officer, Lieutenant Mike Harrigan.

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Storyline

LAPD lieutenant Mike Harrigan and his cocky detective partner Jerry Lambert soon realize that what seemed a bloody feud between voodoo high priest King Willie's Jamaican gangs and Ramon Vega's Colombian drug gang is actually the work of a scary third party. Peter Keyes's federal team shields the crime scene even for the LAPD. BUt after forensics proves it must be an alien, who keeps making victims, the chase brings them all together. Written by KGF Vissers

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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for sensuality and drug content | See all certifications »

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21 November 1990 (USA)  »

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Depredador 2  »

Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$30,669,413 (USA)
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| (FSK 18 version) (heavily cut) (TV) (FSK 18) | (vcd)

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(70 mm prints)| (35 mm prints)

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1.37 : 1
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The actor who plays LAPD Captain Pilgrim is Kent McCord. This is a reference to Adam-12 (1968), in which McCord played LAPD Police Officer Jim Reed. See more »

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Cable visible when the Jamaican is pinned to the wall in the penthouse. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Reporter: As drought-ridden Los Angeles swelters in agonizing heat, drug lords wage bloody warfare in the streets. Yet another open conflict... Oh, fuck this, get me out of here!
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EN MI BARRIO
Written by Michael Sembello and Gerardo Mejía (as Gerardo Meija)
Produced by Michael Sembello
Performed by Gerardo
Courtesy of Interscope Records
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It was always gonna be hard to live up to the original Predator movie!!
30 December 1998 | by (Dublin) – See all my reviews

For many people who saw the first Predator movie and liked it, this might be a bit of a disappointment. However, for those of us who saw the first Pred flick and loved it....this is another cool installment from the deadliest alien to grace the silver screen. This time his victims range from Colombian and Jamaican drug lords to gang members to cops. Equipped with even more advanced weaponry, the Predator goes on the rampage in LA, thrilling us with some great action scenes. The film also shows us the deadly being has an honourable and sympathetic side to him....a truly great hunter....Check it out, it's a good action movie with plenty of thrills and spills. (look out for the skull of an alien from the ALIENS movies in the Pred's trophy cabinet)


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