USA | 1991 | 88 min | PG
The deadly Shredder has returned, sharper and meaner than ever – and this time with his razored hands on the strange mutagenic compound that created his totally tubular teen foes!
As the ninja turtles confront Shredder’s Foot clan and his newly-minted infant mutant wrecking crew, they must also come to terms with their own looming existential crises: who are they? why were they made? And what is…THE SECRET OF THE OOZE??
The Revue’s Food in Film programme blew the lid off with the first TMNT movie – but bouncier and more kinetic than its predecessor (with a bigger budget and making less money!), TMNT 2 was panned by critics like Siskel and Ebert as Turtle-mania faded as quickly as it came. OR perhaps they were not ready for the film’s Sartre-like engagement with the ultimate meaninglessness of life????
MASSIVE MUTANT BABIES! SAUSAGE LINK NUNCHUCKS! A DANCE-OFF WITH VANILLA ICE!!!
SEE THIS MOVIE AS IT WAS MEANT TO BE SEEN: WITH A PACK OF ROWDY NERDS!
Director: Michael Pressman
Cast: Paige Turco, David Warner, Ernie Reyes Jr., Vanilla Ice
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