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Problem Child 2 (1991)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Family | 3 July 1991 (USA)
Junior's back in his first adventure since his last! Junior and Ben move to Mortville which seems like the perfect town to live in. The Healys have a nice new house--and Junior get's a cool... See full summary »

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Junior's back in his first adventure since his last! Junior and Ben move to Mortville which seems like the perfect town to live in. The Healys have a nice new house--and Junior get's a cool new room! And young women have formed a line at Ben's door in order to get a piece of him (romantically). Ben does feel he should get remarried so Junior can have a mom, so while Junior adjusts to his new school which includes a little girl who's as bratty as Junior and a teenage brain-dead ignoramous bully in Junior's sixth grade class, Ben finds some dates, which Junior sends running for the hills, in the meantime Junior pulls his infamous tricks on people: blowing up barbecues, taping the bully to the chalkboard, videotaping his babysitter and her boyfriend having sex and broadcasting it for the whole neighborhood to see, same old same old. Meanwhile, Ben meets the gorgeous school nurse (after the school's satellite dish get's pushed on his head) and they, well he, believes it's love at first ... Written by Dylan Self <Robocoptng986127@aol.com>

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Comedy | Family

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$25,104,700 (USA)
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This is the first film from Universal to feature June Foray_ who had a small cameo voicing the puppets. Her next film is The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000) which came out 9 years later after this films release. See more »

Goofs

One of Lawanda's wedding portraits shows her husband wearing a U.S. military officer's uniform. The uniform wear is incorrect because he's wearing a U.S. Navy officer's service dress blues black suit coat with a U.S. Marine Corps field grade officer's dress blues cover. See more »

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Junior: [thinking in his head] The bitch... must die!
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Referenced in The Larry Sanders Show: Off Camera (1993) See more »

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Turtle Death
From the motion picture My Blue Heaven (1990)
Written and Performed by Ira Newborn
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Inc.
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A great movie for a rainy day...
4 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

and nothing else.

One of my friends bought the Problem Child Tantrum Pack (contains the first two "Problem Child"s in one disc), and we decided to watch the sequel because it was "funnier".

There were many funny moments in the movie (the vomit scene, that's all I need to say.), Nippy the dog after eating CHOW DOWN, and numerous others. The movie is nothing but toilet humor, but it's hilarious. Other than the funny moments, though, this movie has little to offer.

John Ritter annoys the crap out of me, because it sounds like he's reading out of a book. The man can't act in this one, sorry.

Although I can't say if I would find the movie funny now...(we were blown when we watched it), it's a perfect movie for a rainy day...but nothing else. Don't expect Oscar material on this one, guys.


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