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Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (1996)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  12 January 1996 (USA)
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Jobe is resuscitated by Jonathan Walker. He wants Jobe to create a special computer chip that would connect all the computers in the world into one network, which Walker would control and ... See full summary »

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Dr. Cori Platt
Camille Cooper ...
Jennifer
Patrick LaBrecque ...
Shawn (as Patrick La Brecque)
Crystal Celeste Grant ...
Jade
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Travis
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Homeless Kid
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Jonathan Walker
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Senator Greenspan
Ellis Williams ...
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Guillermo
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Homeless Lady
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Storyline

Jobe is resuscitated by Jonathan Walker. He wants Jobe to create a special computer chip that would connect all the computers in the world into one network, which Walker would control and use. But what Walker doesn't realize is a group of teenage hackers are on to him and out to stop his plan. Written by AC

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God made him simple. Science made him a god. Now, he wants revenge.


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Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action/violence and brief language | See all certifications »

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Lawnmower Man 2: Jobe's War  »

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$2,409,225 (USA)
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Patrick Bergin's character, Dr. Benjamin Trace, was created as a replacement for Pierce Brosnan's Dr. Lawrence Angelo. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the first movie, Jobe's mind made the complete transfer into VR space entirely, making his phone call that would signify his taking control of the world. This movie completely leaves that out. See more »

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Dr. Cori Platt: [running with Peter] By the way, who are you?
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The last two minutes of the five-minute credits are completely silent (laserdisc and DVD at least). Whether there was originally any music there is not clear. See more »

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The Abortion That Somehow Survived...
14 June 2004 | by (The Megallanic Clouds in Orbit around the Milky Way) – See all my reviews

An epic of unbounded worthlessness...

I always hate it when the sequel ignores the ending of the previous film and come up with a nonsensical way to continue the series on(Escape from the Planet of the Apes was the first to do that, though there was some redeeming value to continuing that particular series).

Anyway, dreadful as a descriptive term is not really enough. Abomination is more apt. Somehow the future has become a rainy Blade-Runner-esqe culture with lots of orphan kids banding together in subterranean hovels hacking the net and using words like "cool" a lot while fighting the Big Evil Fascist Programming Corporation. And becoming allied to Neo-Navaho Chip designers who've moved in to the Unibomber's cabin.

Enough with trying to describe this spam on film. It's main star, like the plot, has no legs to stand on right from the outset.

The Computer animation was far inferior to the first film, like low-grade hamburger is to prime-rib. Hamburger left out on the counter overnight. Phew!

A list of the faults and problems with this film could fill volumes and I'd just like to say AVOID THIS TORTURE, especially if you halfway liked the first film. This one completely ruins the first and even complaining about it won't help the sour taste left in your mouth after you swallow back your own bile.

Really, really ghastly...


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