Stepfather 2 (1989)
Average Rating: 3.7/10
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Release Date: Nov 3, 1989 Wide
Average Rating: 2.9/5
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A passable sequel to the excellent sleeper hit that preceded it, this film steers its story in a cartoonish, less horrific direction. Terry O'Quinn returns as the nameless family man who butchered one nuclear unit and was on his way to dispatching another when he was (seemingly) fatally stabbed. It turns out that he wasn't killed after all but was captured and sent to the loony bin. Now the deranged control freak has murdered his jailers and escaped from the institution. Establishing himself in
Nov 3, 1989 Wide
Mar 4, 2003
Dr. Joseph Danvers
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Rarely has a sequel followed its predecessor's exact template like this thoroughly imitative follow-up.
...a tiresome sequel that boasts little worth recommending aside from Terry O'Quinn's expectedly electrifying performance.
The original is great; this is lousy.
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