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Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi | 28 July 2000 (USA)
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Scientist Sherman Klump's inventions, his upcoming marriage to his pretty colleague Denise Gaines and his reputation are threatened by his evil clone Buddy Love.

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Peter Segal

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Jerry Lewis (characters), Steve Oedekerk (story) | 6 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eddie Murphy ... Sherman Klump / Buddy Love / Granny Klump / Mama Klump / Papa Klump / Young Papa Klump / Ernie Klump / Lance Perkins
Janet Jackson ... Denise
Larry Miller ... Dean Richmond
John Ales ... Jason
Richard Gant ... Denise's Father
Anna Maria Horsford ... Denise's Mother
Melinda McGraw ... Leanne Guilford
Jamal Mixon ... Ernie Klump, Jr.
Gabriel Williams Gabriel Williams ... Isaac
Chris Elliott ... Restaurant Manager
Duffy Taylor Duffy Taylor ... Restaurant Trainee
Earl Boen ... Dr. Knoll
Nikki Cox ... Bright Student
Freda Payne ... Claudine
Sylvester Jenkins ... Old Willie
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Storyline

Professor Sherman Klump is getting married. And the Klump family could not be more delighted for him. But Buddy Love, his Mr. Hyde alter-ego from the first film, is back and trying to make it on his own. Buddy keeps resurfacing in untimely outbursts, and threatening the portly professor's marriage plans to colleague Denise Gaines. Utilizing Denise's cutting-edge DNA research, Sherman decides to rid himself of his monstrous nemesis -and his disruptive outbursts-once and for all by extracting Buddy's DNA from his system. But Buddy bursts full-bodied into Sherman's world and lays claim to the professor's astounding invention - a revolutionary youth serum. Desperate to keep it from Buddy, Sherman hides the serum in the Klump family home, thinking it will be safe. Buddy correctly divines where Sherman has placed the serum, but to get it, he has to deal with the entire Klump family first. Written by Anonymous

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Eddie Murphy Is The Klumps See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude humor and sex-related material | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 July 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Glendale, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$84,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$42,518,830, 30 July 2000, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$123,309,890

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$166,339,890
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Runtime:

| (unrated director's cut)

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DTS | Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

As mentioned in the trivia section for the first movie, the dinner scene with the Klumps in this one was almost deleted due to it not being relevant enough to its plot. See more »

Goofs

When Sherman looks at his reflection in a glass window on a door and Buddy Love's face appears then disappears, the reflection is obviously a CGI because you cannot see through it. See more »

Quotes

Jason: Professor? You okay?
Sherman Klump: Yeah. I just don't wanna hurt her, Jason.
Jason: Then you won't. Hey, you CAN control Buddy.
Sherman Klump: You know it's funny how you get used to certain things in life. You get used to being overweight. I know I did. You even get used to people making fun of you. Somewhere along the line, I got used to being alone. And I just don't want to be alone anymore.
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Crazy Credits

Outtakes are shown during the end credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

A longer unrated 'uncensored director's cut' featuring alternate, raunchier footage and uncensored outtakes was released onto DVDs. See more »

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Referenced in Marathon (2002) See more »

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Thinkin' 'Bout Me
Written by Brian McKnight
Performed by Brian McKnight
Courtesy of Motown Records
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Ruder & Cruder
30 January 2018 | by slightlymad22See all my reviews

Continuing my plan to watch every Eddie Murphy movie in order, I come to The Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps

Plot In A Paragraph: Buddy Love returns just as everything is going great for Sherman Klump.

I didn't enjoy this at all. I loved the dinner table scene in the first movie, but a little goes a long way. It's too much here. The alleged humour is awfully unfunny. Ruder and cruder does not make it funnier. Considering how much I liked the first one, this, this is a huge disappointment.

Nutty Professor 2 grossed $123 million at the domestic box office, to end the year the 16th highest grossing movie of the year.


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