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Fortress 2 (2000)

R  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi  |  2 March 2000 (Australia)
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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

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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Action | Sci-Fi

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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

Liz May Brice auditioned for Karen Brennick, but the part was given to Beth Toussaint and instead Liz May Brice was given the role of Elena Rivera. 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 »

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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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Not as good as the first, but not the worst I have seen.
26 April 2000 | by See all my reviews

Although I gave this movie a ten, that was only because I believe it was better then the 4.7 overall it had received. I'd say it was actually a 6, but I wanted to give it a better score because some voters give movies low scores just based on one item, whether the movie has one stupid moment (Lambert floating in space) or because of an actor in the film (again Lambert) or because of a genre (sci-fi).

The movie has good explosions (i.e. not a chick flick), a decent production design and interesting sets, some reused ideas from Fortress 1 and some good fights and effects. However, the supporting characters were horrible, unlike the first film that had some interesting characters.


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