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Fortress 2 (2000)

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7 years after the original Fortress movie, Brennick and his family are still on the run from the Men-tel corporation. A group of rebels attempt to gain his support but he refuses, wanting ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Aidan Ostrogovich ...
Danny Brennick
David Roberson ...
Nestor Tubman
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Elena Rivera
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Stanley Nussbaum
Paul de Bourcy ...
Eagle Two
Bruce MacEwen ...
Mercenary Leader (as Bruce McEwen)
Stephen Shivers ...
Mercenary
Marius Speller ...
Eagle One
Mereta Mita ...
ZED (voice)
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Peter Teller
Thea Slikboer ...
Sally Ho
Carl Chase ...
Wells
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Sato
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7 years after the original Fortress movie, Brennick and his family are still on the run from the Men-tel corporation. A group of rebels attempt to gain his support but he refuses, wanting to focus on his family. A raid follows and Brennick along with the rebels are captured and sent to a new, more sophisticated fortress prison in outer space. But Brennick's not a man to give in easily, and with a 10 year old son waiting for him back on earth, he's going to pack some serious assault on the evil corporation... Written by <tgraham@currantbun.com>

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Locked in a prison orbiting 26,000 miles above earth. Escape was never thought possible...until now.

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Rated R for violence, language and nudity | See all certifications »

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Fortress 2: Re-Entry  »

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$11,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Although the sequel takes place several years after the original "Fortress". Danny Brennick is 10 years old. See more »

Goofs

When Brennick meets Teller. Teller states that he was the prison director in charge of the 1st Fortress, which Brennick and Karen escaped. In the original film, the prison director in charge of the original Fortress was Poe (Kurtwood Smith), whom was killed in Brennick's escape. See more »

Quotes

Marcus: Girl, you better recognize my skills. I could build a radio station out of a milk carton and two condom wrappers.
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Follows Fortress (1992) See more »

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For all you would be space walkers out there...
20 April 2004 | by (Peterborough, UK) – See all my reviews

Strange though it may seem, it is theoretically possible to survive in space for up to 30 seconds without a suit. In spite of the stereotypical depiction in most SF movies, your body does not explode, your eyes do not pop (although they may well bleed), and your blood definitely does not boil.

However, holding your breath is the exact opposite of what you should do (expel as much air from your lungs as possible), and could cause fatal lung damage. So while not technically correct, the space walk scene was not as ridiculous as one might think.

On the other hand, the film still stank. Christopher Lambert plays his usual self (even in Highlander, a film I enjoyed immensely, he was a terrible actor), and none of the supporting roles added anything of interest.

Definitely one to avoid, even on a rainy day.


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