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Wayne's World 2 (1993)

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The inseparable duo try to organize a rock concert while Wayne must fend off a record producer who has an eye for his girlfriend.

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Joe Perry - Aerosmith Guitarist (as Joseph Perry)
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Storyline

Wayne is back, this time trying to organize a rock festival with help from friend Garth and the spirit of Jim Morrison (Doors). Meanwhile, his girlfriend's manager is busy trying to woo her away from Wayne and move her to LA. Life gets interesting when Wayne must rush from the concert to try and stop the wedding. Aerosmith are featured at the concert. Written by Tony Bridges <tbridges@spicer.com>

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You'll laugh again! You'll cry again!! You'll hurl again!!!

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Rated PG-13 for ribald humor | See all certifications »

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10 December 1993 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

£6,530,538 (UK) (4 March 1994)
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Trivia

Garth wears a T-shirt that says "Video Toaster", a CGI special effects system that Dana Carvey's brother Brad Carvey designed. Brad was the person on whom Dana based his "Garth" character. See more »

Goofs

The overhead shot in the opening of the film is meant to be Aurora, IL. However, the shopping plaza that is seen is actually Cermak Plaza in nearby Berwyn, IL. See more »

Quotes

Wayne: [enters gas station] Where's the First Presbyterian Church on Gordon Street?
Bad Actor: Uh...
Wayne: Gordon Street, Gordon Street!
Bad Actor: Uh, Gordon Street! Oh yeah, Gordon Street! Uh, I once knew a girl who lived on Gordon Street. But that was a long time ago. When I was young.
Wayne: [looks at camera] Do we have to put up with this? I mean, can't we get a better actor? I know it's a small part, but I think we can do better than this.
[person from set crew comes in and replaces actor with another one]
Good Actor: Gordon Street? Ah, yes, ...
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Crazy Credits

When you see all the crowd jumping up an down, look very closely and you can see Wayne and Cassandra hopping with the audience. See more »

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Referenced in Siskel & Ebert: Worst of '93 (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

I LOVE ROCK & ROLL
By Alan Merrill and Jake Hooker
Performed by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts (as Joan Jett and The Blackhearts)
Courtesy of Blackheart Records
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Concept seemed stale by then.
12 June 2010 | by (Omaha, NE USA) – See all my reviews

Wayne's World as a brief SNL skit was always quite hilarious, and the first movie was one of the better ones made from an SNL skit. However by the time this movie had made it to cable TV, the entire concept just seemed way over done. Having a profitable movie can cause these types of situations. Of course a sequel will be made, and then the goal is keeping the material fresh, and finding new things for your characters to do. Wayne's World 2 is really just a rehashing of the same ideas from the original mixed with numerous cameos, other movie references, and ideas that just don't always pay off with the laughter that Myers may have intended.

The story picks up with Wayne and Garth still doing their public access TV show, just like in the original. Wayne is still jealous of his girlfriend Cassandra's career and male attention, just like in the original. In order to prove his own worth, Wayne decides to throw a huge outdoor music festival to apparently make things right with the world again. Things culminate with the appearance of Aerosmith making their second cameo of the movie. There are some truly funny moments that mostly involve Chris Farley as a roadie wanna be, and Garth trying to woo Kim Basinger. Christopher Walken's appearance is welcome of course as a romantic rival for Cassandra's affection. Also a funny cameo from James Hong as her father.

Alas, the magic just isn't there this time, and it was certainly time for Mike Myers to move on from this character. Penelope Spheeris was not on board this time as she, like so many others, found Mike Myers impossible to work with. Now after the failure of The Love Guru, it is unclear if Myers has anything new left in him. If Wayne's World 2 comes on, you might want to keep hitting buttons on your remote control every few minutes to see if something better is out there. 5 of 10 stars.

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