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Waxwork II: Lost in Time (1992)

 -  Comedy | Fantasy | Horror  -  11 May 1992 (Japan)
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In this sequel, a couple must use a portal through time to defeat evil.

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Mark and Sarah survive to the fire in the wax museum, but Sarah is followed by a severed hand that kills her father. Sarah becomes the prime suspect and goes to trial. Mark and Sarah search evidence to prove her innocence and they go to Sir Wilfred's house. They find a footage prepared by Sir Wilfred with a puzzle based of the Alice and the Looking Glass. They solve the puzzle and find a compass that opens portals through time. They travel to the most different places in time seeking something to help Sarah in her trial in a dangerous journey. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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A killer is waiting... In the past, present and future.


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Anthony Hickox offered Dolph Lundgren the part of Frankenstein's monster but Lundgren turned it down. See more »

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When Sarah is on the spaceship she says that it's on "91" but that's not what her lips say. See more »

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Scarabis: Before I kill you, tell me; from what village does such reckless impetuosity originate?
Sarah Brightman: America!
Mark Loftmore: Of course!
Scarabis: America? Is that North or South of London?
Mark Loftmore: It's the future!
Sarah Brightman: Kind of West...
Scarabis: Well, let us pray no more of your friends venture East!
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References Alice Through a Looking Glass (1928) See more »

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Toccata and Fugue in D minor
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Back to the Past
5 March 2014 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Mark (Zach Galligan) and Sarah (Monika Schnarre) survive to the fire in the wax museum, but Sarah is followed by a severed hand that kills her alcoholic stepfather. Sarah becomes the prime suspect and goes to trial. Mark and Sarah search evidence to prove her innocence and they go to Sir Wilfred's house. They find a footage prepared by Sir Wilfred with a puzzle based of the Alice and the Looking Glass. They solve the puzzle and find a compass that opens portals through time. They travel to the most different places in time seeking something to help Sarah in her trial in a dangerous journey.

"Waxwork II: Lost in Time" is the sequel of "Waxwork" without Deborah Foreman that turned the offer down and was replaced by Monika Schnarre in the role of Sarah. Zach Galligan is also different from the original clumsy and rich Mark. The movie pays a tribute to several horror movies and entertains but it is silly and does not work well in many parts. The conclusion is a rip-off "Back to the Future" and does not make much sense that Sarah comes back to the present days to clear her name and return to the past to stay with Mark. My vote is five.

Title (Brazil): "Waxwork II - Perdidos no Tempo" ("Waxwork II: Lost in Time")


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