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Waxwork II: Lost in Time (1992)

R  |   |  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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Rated R for comic horror violence, and for language. | See all certifications »
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John Ireland's last film. See more »

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At the end of Waxwork, Sarah leaves the burning building in a flowery dress. In this film she is shown leaving in a polka dot dress. See more »

Quotes

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!
Mark Loftmore: You ain't heard nothing yet!
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During the end credits, a funny rap music video is playing. It shows scenes from the movie and some behind the scenes footage, but has rappers singing the title song "Lost In Time" while the cast dances to the music in the background. See more »

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Toccata and Fugue in D minor
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Ah.... the good old days..
26 November 2005 | by (Southampton, England) – See all my reviews

The good old days, when horror didn't have to be a) Ironic b) Overtly gory or c) Pychologically damaging. The good old days when a horror movie could make you laugh out loud at it's plain stupidity and low budget. In fact if it didn't say 1992 on the label you'd swear this was a vintage 80's comedy horror. This is a film that revels in it's low budget; in fact it doesn't so much revel it basks in it, bathes in it even.. Yes the acting is suspect but then I'd be worried if it was up for acting awards. The tongue is firmly stuck in the cheek. In short, Lost In Time is fun. It won't cure cancer, it won't win Oscars but it'll make you laugh and it'll take you back to a time when horror could be fun. Ask yourself, when was the last time Horror did that intentionally? 8/10 And a special mention for director Anthony Hickox. Just why isn't he doing bigger films?


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