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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
Zach Galligan
Phoebe Cates
John Glover
Robert Prosky
Christopher Lee
Directors
Joe Dante
Carl Gottlieb
Peter Horton
John Landis
Robert K Weiss
Screenwriters
Chris Columbus
Charles S Haas
Running Time
106 minutes

Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Those mischievous wee devils are back to cause havoc


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Plot
Fluffy fun-ball Gizmo had been incarcerated in a genetics lab, conveniently situated in the same building where Billy and Kate, our heroes from the first outing, are working in New York. Gizmo gets wet, gremlins abound, and Billy and Katie have to prevent them escaping from the building at nightfall.


Verdict
You can really tell that the people making this film had a lot of fun doing it. The plot is thinner than a compressed wafer, but who cares? It's fun and cheap laughs all the way, and that ain't no crime.


Reviewed by David Chute

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