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Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992)

Sequel to "Tetsuo" this time has the Iron Man transforming into cyberkinetic gun when a gang of vicious skinheads kidnap his son. When the skinheads capture him, they begin to experiment on... See full summary »

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Tomorô Taguchi ...
Taniguchi Tomoo
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Yatsu (The Guy)
Nobu Kanaoka ...
Kana
Sujin Kim ...
Taniguchi's Father
Hideaki Tezuka ...
Big Skinhead
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Young Skinhead
Iwata ...
Taniguchi's Mother
Keinosuke Tomioka ...
Minori
Torauemon Utazawa ...
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Sequel to "Tetsuo" this time has the Iron Man transforming into cyberkinetic gun when a gang of vicious skinheads kidnap his son. When the skinheads capture him, they begin to experiment on him...speeding up the mutative process! Written by Humberto Amador

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Rated R for bizarre violent images throughout | See all certifications »

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15 August 1997 (USA)  »

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Kormi tsekouri  »

Box Office

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$2,550 (USA) (20 June 1997)

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$2,550 (USA) (20 June 1997)
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Body Hammer rocked.
5 September 2005 | by (The IMDb Horror Board!) – See all my reviews

This heavy scifi/action sequel was just insane! After a family man receives some sort of injection from a mysterious pair of fellows, he finds himself with the strange reflex/ability to grow chunks of metal out of his body, sometimes going as far as to make small canons! I think the added coherency to the plot made this sequel more enjoyable than the original, while still maintaining a healthy level of chaos. It's filled with all kinds of bizarre happenings and filmed with a unique variety of styles (stop-motion, dissolving montages, hyper editing, etc…). I also found the music to be quite effective in this one, almost like it was pumping up the viewer as much as the metal was pumping up Yatsu! The movie just had a driving, hectic feel that worked for me.


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