Tetsuo II: Body Hammer
Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1997)

After a happily married Tokyoite's young son is kidnapped in a shopping mall by psycho, cyborg skinheads, he begins to mutate into a metallic cyber-gun when angered.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 15, 1997
DVD Release Date: June 29, 1999
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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

an almost conventional Oedipal storyline - but Tsukamoto's preoccupations with meta(l)morphosis, body horror and unchecked masculinity remain firmly in place, as does the writer/director's way with outrageous images and ideas.

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Lee ?
Companion piece to "Tetsuo: The Iron Man" which features more disturbing bodily mutations as a man is deliberately forced into a raging mechanical… More
xGary Xx
A young father is stalked by a pair of strangers who kidnap his son and inject him with a mysterious device causing him to undergo frightening changes. Having… More
Kylie B
Basically, I don't feel that this is a worthy sucessor to the original. While the original was confusing and bizarre in a good way, this is just dull and… More
Steve K
Not quite up to the original, and certainly more cliche overall, but still awesome.
JY Skacto
Shinya Tsukamoto is widely known for <i>Tetsuo: The Ironman</i>, but this film is really a hit or miss for science fiction fanatics.<p>The… More
Christopher Brown
Very good sequel that, though isn't as good as the original, adds a lot to it. Also, this is the first time I saw Tsukamoto as an actor. This could… More