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D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)

Gordon Bombay is forced to withdraw from the minor hockey league with a knee injury. Much to his surprise, he is given the job of coach of Team USA Hockey for the Junior Goodwill Games in ... See full summary »

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Gordon Bombay is forced to withdraw from the minor hockey league with a knee injury. Much to his surprise, he is given the job of coach of Team USA Hockey for the Junior Goodwill Games in California. With most of the Ducks and a few new players in tow, he sets forth for LA. All appears to be going well for a while, but the hype of Hollywood starts to get to Gordon, and he is distracted when Iceland, the favourites to win the title, appear on the scene. Written by Liz Jordan <c9310494@alinga.newcastle.edu.au>

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The Mighty Ducks Are Back. See more »

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Rated PG for some mild language and rough hockey action | See all certifications »

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25 March 1994 (USA)  »

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$45,610,410 (USA)
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Trivia

Filming began 7 July 1993 and commenced that fall on 23 September. See more »

Goofs

Adam says he is from Edina, which is a suburb of Minneapolis. In the first movie, his address is mentioned as 450 N. Hennepin Avenue. In reality, Hennepin Avenue is in Minneapolis proper is does not extend into Edina, so Adam would have to have moved between the two movies for this to make sense. (This is also doubtful, as he is derisively called "cake-eater" in both movies; cake-eater is often used disparagingly in the Twin Cities for residents of the affluent Edina.) See more »

Quotes

[Stanson and Bombay are plaing three-bar]
Coach Bombay: One more post and you go home crying. By the way Stanson, you owe me a beachball!
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The cast is at a camping trip and sings "We Are The Champions" See more »

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References The Player (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

GOOD STUFF
Written by Kate Pierson, Fred Schneider, and Keith Strickland
Performed by The B-52's
Courtesy of Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Enjoyable, a little blander than the first, but perfectly watchable
27 April 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed the first Mighty Ducks film, it was uplifting and fun. And you know what, I liked this film too. It is blander than the first, with the direction lacking in places, the plot predictable and the pacing a little uneven. However, the ice hockey matches are done with real flair, the soundtrack is great, it is well filmed and the script actually has its touching and humorous moments. Emilio Estevez reprises his role as Gordon and does a very good job again, in fact he could very well be the actor who holds the film together, and Kathryn Erbe is a charming Michele. Overall, don't expect a masterpiece, but this is an enjoyable film if given a chance. 7/10 Bethany Cox


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