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Trancers II (1991)

It is Los Angeles, 1991. Jack Deth has become accustomed to life with his new wife, Lena, in the six years since they singed Whistler. Hap Ashby, a former pitcher for the California Angels,... See full summary »

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It is Los Angeles, 1991. Jack Deth has become accustomed to life with his new wife, Lena, in the six years since they singed Whistler. Hap Ashby, a former pitcher for the California Angels, had gotten his life out of the gutter and made quite a fortune investing, which he uses to finance his collection of fire trucks, among other things. But life is about to become a little more difficult for Jack and the gang. Whistler's brother, E.D. Wardo, has gome back in time and has started a trancer farm under the organization known as GreenWorld. GreenWorld strives to 'clean up the world', but in reality they are kidnapping homeless people and mental patients to become 'tranced'. And they're after Hap, the ancestor of a future Council Member. Jack's quite ready to singe a few trancers, but he isn't expecting his dead wife to show up. Through the power of technology, Alice has been saved from death and sent back to 1991 to help Jack and stop Wardo. The tension mounts as Lena becomes more ... Written by Michael Silva <silvamd@cleo.bc.edu>

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Time waits for no man... unless his name is JACK DETH! See more »

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Action | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for violence. | See all certifications »
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Trancers II: The Return of Jack Deth  »

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Trivia

The filming for Trancers II lasted for only 22 days. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Pyle: [holding Lena prisoner] We don't hold anyone against their will here at Greenworld, Mrs. Deth.
Lena Deth: [sarcasm] Oh really, well I'll just call a cab then, if you don't mind.
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References The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) See more »

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Elequance
Written by Simon Stokes & Tom Henley
Performed by F.U.2
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Great Trancers sequal
21 July 2002 | by (East Providence) – See all my reviews

Tim Thomerson once again did a great job playing Jack Deth. Helen Hunt was back for this one as well as Megan Ward who was very talented as Jack's first wife. This movie was a lot of fun to watch. It introduced the TCL Chamber. I loved this movie. The Jack Deth character deserves a lot of credit. The Trancers series must continue.


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