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Oblivion 2: Backlash (1996)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy, Horror | 2 April 1996 (USA)
The otherwise typical wild west town Oblivion has some jumps in technology. Bounty hunter Sweeney, Marshall Stone and alien Jaggar all want sexy villain Lash.

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Sam Irvin

Writers:

Charles Band (story), Peter David | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Joseph Paul ... Zack Stone
Jackie Swanson ... Mattie Chase
Andrew Divoff ... Jaggar / Einstein
Meg Foster ... Stell Barr
Isaac Hayes ... Buster
Julie Newmar ... Miss Kitty
Carel Struycken ... Gaunt
George Takei ... Doc Valentine
Musetta Vander ... Lash
Jimmie F. Skaggs ... Buteo
Irwin Keyes ... Bork
Maxwell Caulfield ... Sweeney
Mike Genovese ... Marshall Stone
Jeff Celentano ... Crowley (as Jeff Weston)
Frank Roman Frank Roman ... Wormhole
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Storyline

In the alien-western world of Oblivion, a suave, yet lethal bounty hunter named Sweeney arrives to arrest the seductive outlaw Lash on multiple charges, including murder. Lash, who just "inherited" a mine of Derconium (the most valuable mineral in the universe) from Crowley in a game of cards, meets up with Redeye's brother, Jaggar, who wants the mine for himself to rule the galaxy. It's a fight over Lash between the sheriff of Oblivion, Jaggar, and Sweeney. But who will emerge victorious? Written by spyguy88

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It's high noon at the end of the universe


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Bumped from December 1995 video release. See more »

Quotes

Zack Stone: Mr. Gaunt, how do you advise someone when he has to make a difficult decision? They have two choices and they don't like either of them.
Gaunt, the undertaker: I tell them a third choice is always possible.
Zack Stone: Really!
Gaunt, the undertaker: Yes, and that's when I bring out the mahogany casket. It's pricier than a pine or a walnut, but it's worth it.
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References Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) See more »

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More of the same, but not much happens
2 July 2017 | by fig-75275See all my reviews

Oblivion 2: Backlash has a promising start but after Sweeney arrives it loses its way. It just isn't as entertaining as the original. Sweeney (and later Jaggar) are simply not as much fun as Redeye and Lash.

Miss Kitty and Mattie are in this one a bit more but we get less of Gaunt and even less of Buteo and Doc Valentine. It's quite short too, and that makes it feel like it is just another episode and not a stand-alone movie.


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Country:

USA | Romania

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Backlash: Oblivion 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Romania See more »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

DX Stereo

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Color
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