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Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Horror | Video 9 April 1996
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Battling a life depression, Earl Bassett is offered a job as a mercenary to help a Mexican oil company with a Graboid epidemic that's killing more people each day. However, the humans aren't the only ones with a new battle plan..

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Complete credited cast:
... Earl Bassett
... Grady Hoover
... Kate 'White' Reilly
... Burt Gummer
... Señor Ortega
Marco Hernandez ... Julio, Kate's Assistant
... Pedro, Chief Engineer (as José Rosario)
... Oil Worker (as Thomas Rosales)
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When an army of Graboids - giant, carnivorous underground worms - threaten the Petromaya oil refinery in Mexico, its owners call on Earl Bassett, who once helped kill four of the creatures in Perfection, Nevada. Having squandered the money that came from his resulting celebrity status, Earl is convinced by the $50,000-a-head bounty offered, as well as the enthusiasm of admirer Grady Hoover, who becomes his partner. At Petromaya, Earl and Grady meet geologist Kate Reilly, and begin Graboid hunting, tricking several Graboids into swallowing bomb-rigged, remote-controlled cars. When they find they're facing a lot more Graboids than they ever expected, Earl calls his friend Burt Gummer, a survivalist who arrives well-stocked with weapons. Written by Todd Baldridge

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Rated PG-13 for sci-fi creature violence and gore | See all certifications »

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9 April 1996 (USA)  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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The seismograph screen that Earl drops on the ground after finding Pedro's body turns itself on. See more »

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Earl Bassett: [faced with a huge number of Graboids] We're gonna need some help!
Grady: Help? Who'd be crazy enough to wanna help us in this mess?
[scene cuts to Burt Gummer]
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References Aliens (1986) See more »

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Should of been in theatres
20 October 2000 | by See all my reviews

What I don't understand about Tremors 2: Aftershocks, is why it wasn't released into theatres. It has a great script, great cast, and interesting premise with these new graboids. Instead of these graboids hearing their prey, they can see it using infra-red vision. Anyway, Aftershocks is a great sequel that should of been in theatres. 9/10


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