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The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989)

The Toxic Avenger is tricked into traveling to Tokyo to search for his estranged father, leaving Tromaville open to complete domination by an evil corporation.

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Tsutomu Sekine ...
Announcer
Mayako Katsuragi ...
Masami
Shinoburyû ...
Shôchikuyama (as Shinoburyu)
Lisa Gaye ...
Malfaire
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Mrs. Junko
Jack Cooper ...
Big Mac Junko
Erika Schickel ...
Psychiatrist
Bonnie Garvin ...
Bad Girl
Karen King ...
Bad Girl
Didi Mancuso ...
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The Toxic Avenger is lured to Tokyo, Japan by the evil corporation Apocalypse Inc. So while the Toxic Avenger is fighting crime in Tokyo, Apocalypse Inc. spread evil in Tromaville. Written by Henrik Madsen <henrikm@daimi.aau.dk>

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Tackling Toxic Troubles from Tromaville to Tokyo! See more »


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24 February 1989 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$2,300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$28,950, 26 February 1989, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$792,966
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Michael Jai White's acting debut. See more »

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In the first Toxic Avenger movie, Melvin's blind girlfriend's name is Sarah. Her name is changed to Claire in Part II. See more »

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Malfaire: Gentlemen, even comic book villains like us can tell if you want the job done you need to buy a Japanese product!
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Telephone operator: Buzz E. Signal Telephone operator: Juan Morering Best Lay: Selma Feltathigh Golf Grip: "Keep Thumbs Locked" Key Gripe: "The Food Stinks" Key Grope: John's Left Buttock Sushi Chef: Ginger N. Mustard See more »


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It Don't Mean a Thing if It Ain't Got That Swing
Composed by Duke Ellington and Irving Mills
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Pass on the wasabi
9 August 2014 | by See all my reviews

I watched part 1 a few days ago and totally blown away, so much that I craved a second helping. Toxic Avenger goes to Tokyo, the land of weirdness, has to be cool, right?

At the start something immediately stuck out. They slapped a Halloween mask on the Toxic Avenger. It seriously looks as if the make bought a mask at Target. Part one got Toxie's look perfect. How could they screw up this bad? And not just the face, his entire outfit looks slapped together.

The beginning opens up with some gory awesomeness. It's looking to be a good movie. Everything is looking good until Toxie goes to Tokyo. At that point the movie really takes a plunge. There's a few over-the-top scenes were great to watch. Everything in between those scenes seems slapped together on the spot. Maybe the film crew felt out of place in Japan.

It just didn't have the confidence of the first one. Actually, scratch that, part one is the only true Toxic Avenger movie. Part two should have paid for its dishonor in the true Japanese fashion by disemboweling itself for shaming a classic.


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