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City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  10 June 1994 (USA)
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Shortly after their first western adventure, Mitch Robbins and his friends discover a treasure map that belonged to their late trail guide Curly and set out to discover its secrets.

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The second part of City Slickers begins after the death of Curly. It is the 40th birthday of Mitch Robbins and the day begins quite good until he returns home (after a hard day at the radio station) and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa. Nevertheless he is about to have a wonderful birthday-night with his wife when he discovers a treasure map of Curly by chance. Together with Phil (from the first part) and unfortunately with Glen he tries to find the hidden gold of Curly's father in the desert of Arizona instead of attending a meeting in Las Vegas. The adventurous journey reveals many surprises until everything seems to be over when the map gets lost... Written by Volker Boehm

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They're back in the saddle!

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Rated PG-13 for a comic sex scene and off color humor | See all certifications »
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$40,000,000 (estimated)

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$43,522,360 (USA)
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The horse that Billy Crystal rode in this movie is called Beach Nut and he is the same horse that Crystal rode in the first City Slickers (1991). See more »

Goofs

When Glen accidentally catches the map on fire, the burn hole is in the center of it. Later, during the campfire scene, Mitch clearly indicates the hole being near the side. See more »

Quotes

Mitch: I'm sorry we buried you, but you looked so dead!
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References The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) See more »

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Far inferior to the original
8 June 2014 | by (Lincolnshire, UK) – See all my reviews

'City Slickers II' is perfectly watchable without giving us a single reason why it needed to exist. It's sort of fun, and there are some genuinely funny lines scattered about (the whole 'Pass the Phil' scene) but the first film was one of the finest comedies ever made, and this isn't.

Signs of desperation trickle through the movie like a cinematic flop sweat. As the plot mechanics groan in order to get Billy Crystal and Daniel Stern back in the saddle, we're first introduced to Curly's identical twin brother - a contrived way to get Jack Palance back - and then Crystal's brother (Jon Lovitz) fills the gap left by Bruno Kirby, a character you would think might have come up in all those conversations about family in the original movie. The happy ending for Stern's character is unfortunately reversed, which just seems a bit mean-spirited.

While it's likable, this has nothing like the depth or poignancy or sheer avalanche of hilarious, character-based dialogue that the first movie had. This is far more of a bland and straightforward adventure with a few funny bits, and there's no getting past the fact that 'City Slickers' didn't need a sequel and the one we have really isn't good enough.


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