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Exterminator 2 (1984)

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The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York City of a drug lord and his gang.

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Mark Buntzman
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Ginty ... John Eastland
Mario Van Peebles ... X
Deborah Geffner ... Caroline
Frankie Faison ... Be Gee
Scott 'Slo-motion' Randolph Scott 'Slo-motion' Randolph ... Eyes (as Scott Randolf)
Reggie Rock Bythewood ... Spider
Bruce Smolanoff ... Red Rat
David Buntzman David Buntzman ... Head Mafioso
Kenny Marino Kenny Marino ... Tony
Derek Evans Derek Evans ... Squealer
Irwin Keyes ... Monster
Robert Louis King Robert Louis King ... Philo
Arye Gross ... Turbo
Janet Rotblatt ... Mom
Steffen Zacharias Steffen Zacharias ... Pop
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Storyline

The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York City of a drug lord and his gang.

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Taglines:

John Eastland is back - He Knew You Were Lying - The Frightmare Continues! See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 September 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Exterminator 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,204,197, 16 September 1984

Gross USA:

$3,739,406

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,739,406
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Cannon Group See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (TVC)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Caroline lived in Mark Buntzman's original script for the film. Also, Caroline saves Eastland from being killed by X by fatally shooting X at the end in the original script. See more »

Goofs

When X gets blown off the catwalk, you can see the safety goggles that he's wearing. See more »

Quotes

Be Gee: The truck is still hungry.
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Alternate Versions

The UK theatrical and video version was the heavily edited U.S R-rated print which was then cut by a further 2 mins 39 secs by the BBFC. All footage of nunchakus was completely removed and heavy edits made to scenes of violence including burnings, the shooting of an old woman during the opening robbery, Robert Ginty's girlfriend being beaten up by X's gang, and almost the entire scene of the killing of the guard under a subway train. The BBFC cuts were fully waived for the 2016 DVD release. See more »

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Vet strikes back!
25 April 2002 | by irsheyesSee all my reviews

Just like John Rambo this movie captures a vet pushed past his limit but this time in an urban massacre film. I saw this film as a teenager in the 80's. I always appreciated the straight forward good guy kills bad guy with minimal exposition way of the 80's.


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