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The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

PG-13 | | Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy | 12 May 1989 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Dr. Anton Arcane
... Abby Arcane
... Dr. Lana Zurrell
... Swamp Thing
... Gunn (as Joe Sagal)
... Dr. Rochelle
... Miss Poinsettia
... Omar
Daniel Emery Taylor ... Darryl (as Daniel Taylor)
Ralph Pace ... Sheriff Beaumont
Timothy Birch ... Clyde
... Gurdell
Christopher Doyle ... Leechman
Rex Pierson ... Dr. Rochelle Mutation
... Harry Dugan (as Anthony Sears)
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The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection. Written by Jason Ihle <jrihl@conncoll.edu>

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Why can't men be more like plants? See more »


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12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Das grüne Ding aus dem Sumpf  »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$192,816
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Trivia

Dick Durock's voice was overdubbed by an unknown actor, which neither Durock nor director Jim Wynorski found out about until the film premiered. See more »

Goofs

When Abby arrives at the mansion, Arcane tells her to settle in and they will talk at dinner. However, they are not shown having that dinner until the evening of the following day. No explanation for the 24-hour delay is given in the film and Abby is not shown doing anything during the extra day. See more »

Quotes

Omar: So that means you'll let us go, right?
Gunn: Wrong.
Swamp Thing: [appears out of nowhere] Right!
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Crazy Credits

After the Co-Producer credit, the credits 'rewind' and there is a brief scene of Omar and Darryl at the Fotomat. Then the credits resume starting with the same Co-Producer credit. See more »

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Edited from Swamp Thing (1982) See more »

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Born on the Bayou
Composed by John Fogerty (as John C. Fogerty)
Courtesy of Jondora Music
Performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Courtesy of Fantasy, Inc.
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Great sequel!
17 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

This is my favorite of the series.Unlike the first one this is more of a super hero film.This movie is very good and it delivers! Louis Jourdan is great and Dick Durock performs as Swamp Thing in my opinion a lot better than hie did in the original.Sarah Douglas is so neat and so beautiful! I don`t think she has looked any better and her performance is very good.Heather Locklear was good and looked great as always.Ace Mask was funny.The monster and action battles are very good.If you haven't seen any Swamp Thing film do see the original fist but I recommend seeing this one more. I`m sure it'll be your favorite of the two.


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