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Species II (1998)

 -  Action | Horror | Sci-Fi  -  10 April 1998 (USA)
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An astronaut gets infected with alien DNA during the first mission on Mars and runs amok on earth. Preston and Laura team up with a peaceful, genetically re-engineered Sil to track the monster down.

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Storyline

Mykelti Williamson and Justin Lazard are a pair of astronauts who make the first successful manned mission to Mars. Lazard's character gets infected by an alien and slowly begins to mutate. When they get back to Earth all he has on his mind is to have sex with Henstridge! Written by Anonymous

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There is life on Mars...and now it's here. See more »

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Action | Horror | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for strong sexuality, sci-fi violence/gore and language | See all certifications »

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10 April 1998 (USA)  »

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Species 2: Offspring  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£391,868 (UK) (4 September 1998)

Gross:

£831,695 (UK) (18 September 1998)
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Trivia

Edward Asner was going to play Dr. Herman Cromwell but dropped out. See more »

Goofs

When Patrick Ross is raping the girl in the supermarket parking lot, she drops her purse just outside the rear door of the black van, he does not pick it up. A moment later when Col. Burges and Press arrive at the same van, the purse is gone. See more »

Quotes

[Press, Baker, and Gamble stare at the alien cocoons]
Dr. Laura Baker: Jesus Christ!
Press Lenox: Welcome to the Maternity Ward... from HELL.
Dr. Laura Baker: Patrick's offspring.
Press Lenox: I'm gonna go here and see if I can take a look.
Dr. Laura Baker: Press, it's not Eve's fault. She's also human too.
Press Lenox: Like them.
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Oh my god is this thing BAD...
8 June 1999 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

A lot of people must have needed to make house payments, their names listed at the beginning of this film as a testament. Put another way, one could do a Jeff Foxworthyesque comedy bit called "Your career might be in trouble if..." and the answer is "You worked on Species II." I have never felt so embarrassed for a group of actors as I had watching these thespians run through painfully stupid dialogue. The script is so inept you have to wonder if it wasn't written by a committee - of middle schoolers. Except for the sex and violence. Or, more succinctly the sexual violence. The filmmakers have some definite problems with women. Unlike the first film, which this outing makes to look like "2001" by comparison, here we only see women being ripped bloodily apart, usually during sex. There are bad movies that are fun to watch and laugh at. This turd is not one of them.


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