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Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Fantasy, Thriller  |  17 February 2012 (USA)
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As Johnny Blaze hides out in Eastern Europe, he is called upon to stop the devil, who is trying to take human form.


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Johnny Blaze, a man who made a deal with the Devil who called himself Mephistopheles at the time (now Roarke), is on the run trying to make sure no-one is harmed by his alter ego, The Ghost Rider. He is approached by a Monk named Moreau who tells him that he can help be him free of the Rider, but first, he needs Johnny's help to protect a boy, whom Roarke has plans for, to help him take human form. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


He rides again.

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, some disturbing images, and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 February 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ghost Rider 2  »

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Box Office


$64,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$22,115,334 (USA) (17 February 2012)


$51,774,002 (USA) (4 May 2012)

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Did You Know?


Danny is named after Daniel Ketch, the second Ghost Rider and Johnny Blaze's long lost brother. See more »


When Moreau has the tires on his bike shot out and falls off the cliff, he shoots a P90 at the car, with the ejected rounds flying out of the side of the gun. In reality, the rounds eject out of the bottom of the gun, not the side. See more »


Ghost Rider: [to thug before using the Penance Stare] Hungry!
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That Old Black Magic
Written by Johnny Mercer and Harold Arlen
Performed by Shirley Horn
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Worst movie I've seen in a LONG time
19 February 2012 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

Seems anyone can be a movie producer / director / screen writer these days. One of the worst stories I've ever seen in a movie, crippled by awful directing and poor acting even from Nicolas Cage, of whom I happen to be a fan. The movie is a complete disaster from beginning to end, failing to capture the spectator because of a weak storyline, bad timing and management of tension and viewer expectations, and action sequences that besides not having the impact the film maker wishes they had, look pretentious and anti-climatic.

About the lines written for the characters, all I can say is: if *I* was invited to work in this movie as an actor (and I'm not an actor by any stretch of the imagination), I'd still be embarrassed to say them and ashamed that other people would watch me doing it.

The fight scenes are not believable at all, seems like people are waiting to be punched in the face, shot or whatever it is that's going on at any given moment. The reasons given for the outcome of any conflict in the movie seem like the ones a child would come up with while playing with his little friends.

I went to see the movie in a 3D "XD" (Extreme Digital) movie theater and even that didn't compensate enough how bad the movie is that I wouldn't be anxious to get out by 3/4ths into watching it.

Now here's something I definitely don't get, how can Stan Lee let such a horrible, horrible, horrible abomination like this thing be released under the Marvel name?

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