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Bruce Banner, a scientist on the run from the U.S. Government must find a cure for the monster he emerges whenever he loses his temper. However, Banner then must fight a soldier whom unleashes himself as a threat stronger than he.

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Storyline

Depicting the events after the Gamma Bomb. 'The Incredible Hulk' tells the story of Dr Bruce Banner, who seeks a cure to his unique condition, which causes him to turn into a giant green monster under emotional stress. Whilst on the run from military which seeks his capture, Banner comes close to a cure. But all is lost when a new creature emerges; The Abomination. Written by Graham Kroon

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This June, a hero shows his true colors See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense action violence, some frightening sci-fi images, and brief suggestive content | See all certifications »

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13 June 2008 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£3,253,723 (UK) (13 June 2008)

Gross:

$134,518,390 (USA) (29 August 2008)
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Trivia

The only film in the first phase Marvel Cinematic Universe not to be distributed by Paramount, as Universal has had the rights to "The Incredible Hulk" since the TV series, The Incredible Hulk (1978). See more »

Goofs

The Polar F5 heart rate monitor watch used by Bruce Banner requires a wireless chest sensor in order to monitor a heart rate. There are several scenes where the chest sensor is clearly not present, yet the watch shows his current heart rate. See more »

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Crazy Credits

SPOILER: A scene appears before the closing credits: as General Ross sits in a bar, he is visited by Tony Stark, who banters a little and finally informs Ross "they're putting a team together." This leads into The Avengers (2012) (a superhero team of which Iron Man and the Hulk are founding members). See more »

Connections

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Banto
Written by Loalva Braz and Michel Henry Abihssira
Performed by Kaoma
Courtesy of LoveCat Music
By Arrangement with Ocean Park Music Group
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Great Movie!
18 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I want to comment on this movie, especially since I just recently saw "The Happening", which came out at the same time, and commented on that. The difference between them is night and day. "The Happening" was probably the worst movie I have ever seen, and I rated it a 1..because it was awful. This is an awesome movie! This "Hulk" movie was way better that the 2003 one, and put that one to shame. I was in awe at some of the scenes, and totally engrossed in the movie from start to finish. It had great special effects that rocked! I love Edward Norton, and he was terrific in this. It also seemed realistic, and felt like that could happen to people, from experiments gone wrong..etc. This was fun, and exciting. This movie was a 10 for sure!


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