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:
Aidan Ostrogovich ...
Danny Brennick
David Roberson ...
Nestor Tubman
Elena Rivera
Stanley Nussbaum
Paul de Bourcy ...
Eagle Two
Bruce MacEwen ...
Mercenary Leader (as Bruce McEwen)
Stephen Shivers ...
Marius Speller ...
Eagle One
Mereta Mita ...
ZED (voice)
Peter Teller
Thea Slikboer ...
Sally Ho
Carl Chase ...


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 <>

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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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

2 March 2000 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

Fortress 2: Re-Entry  »

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$11,000,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Liz May Brice knocked Pam Grier out cold, when she belt Pam Grier on the chin. See more »


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 »


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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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Everything you could want and more in a Lambert movie sequel.
26 April 2005 | by (Omaha, Nebraska) – See all my reviews

Well, lets be honest here, the first Fortress movie was nothing too special even though it was directed by Stuart Gordon and featured some excellent cheese filled moments. You may think that the craptacular enjoyment provided by the first movie would translate over to the lower budgeted, even more b sequel.

Sadly I was totally wrong with this assumption.

Things just happen in this movie... There's really no effort by the script or director to give us any characterization. We're stuck with " Brennick is in prison, now he must bust out " as soon as the movie starts.

There's plot holes galore, stupid scenes, and some terrible special FX.

Lambert must have been really hungry for the fifty or so grand he was paid to do this train wreck.

I'm a fan of cheeseball, low budget films... But they have to at least be entertaining in some form or another to be enjoyable to me. There are a few moments like that found in this film, but unless you want to see how NOT to make a movie, don't bother with this one.

1 out of 5.

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