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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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First they played for respect, now they're playing against the World! 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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The Mighty Ducks 2  »

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$45,610,410 (USA)
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Trivia

Icelands uniforms are the same colors of the Hawks in The Mighty Ducks (1992) See more »

Goofs

Icelandic last names are very simple, consisting of the father's name plus either "sson" if the child is a boy, or "dottir" if the child is a girl, but almost none of the Icelandic skaters have last names that could actually exist in the Icelandic language See more »

Quotes

[talking about Luis Mendoza]
Connie Moreau: Good lookin' skater.
Les Averman: Very good lookin'. What do you think, Guy?
Guy Germaine: Shut up, Averman.
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Crazy Credits

The cast is at a camping trip and sings "We Are The Champions" See more »

Connections

References The Player (1992) See more »

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DOO-WOP PAGANINI
Written by Kevin Womack, Bryant Woodert, and Adam Labaud
Performed by Suave
Courtesy of Laurel Canyon Entertainment
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The only decent one of the trilogy
16 October 2015 | by (Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

The first movie is as dull and cheesy as can be. The third is a complete letdown. I loved this one as a kid. Now, I can see how unrealistic it is and kind of dull. That said, it is the best of the three, and at least watchable. It teaches kids about teamwork, and does have a good plot. A lot of interesting moments that are very predictable, but it leads to a happy ending.

For a kids sports movie, this is worthwhile. No classic that has stood the test of time, but was good for it's time in the mid-90's when hockey seemed to be more popular nationwide. Worth watching if you have kids to share with who like sports, or if it's on TV and you have nothing better to do on a rainy day.


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