The Fly II
The Fly II (1989)

Chris Walas, the makeup and animatronics director on David Cronenberg's remake of The Fly, takes a stab at directorial duties in this sequel. Before Seth Brundle morphed into scrap metal in the original The Fly, he managed to leave… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 10, 1989
DVD Release Date: October 4, 2005
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Critic Score: 27% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

It has some of the most graphic blood effects I've seen, including a head popping like a zit under and elevator and a man whose face is dissolved away in corrosive fly vomit.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

The less said about The Fly 2, or Son of Brundlefly, the better.

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Scott Weinberg

Vicious, ugly and brutal. That's the good news, because the first two acts are pretty dull.

Clint Morris

What a buzz! lots of fun

Shannon J. Harvey
Sunday Times (Australia)

It's got nothing on Cronenberg's original - or the Vincent Price classic, but it is an disgustingly cool continuation of the story.interesting

James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

actually grosser than the first film, but is also far more clumsy

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Worthless sequel to a very good film.

Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Another unnecessary sequel with gross-out special effects.

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Flixster Audience Score: 23% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Sequel to David Cronenberg's, The Fly is a misfire due to the fact that it just fails to capture the intensity of the original and strips away the tension… More
Aj V
In this same way that the original Fly movie did not need a sequel, but got one anyway, the remake gets an unneeded sequel as well. Don't waste time… More
Kevin M. Williams
Taking up immediately where Cronenberg's succinct homage to Frankenstein leaves off, sort of a Son of Frankenstein, the child of the monster seeks to break… More
Conner Rainwater
A movie that completely builds on the theories and science dealt with in the first. Instead of becoming a cheesy monster movie, it adopts more of a sci-fi feel.… More
Cory Taylor
Quite the pleasant surprise for me to discover that 'The Fly II' isn't a disgrace from the rarefied heights of Cronenberg's masterpiece.… More
Jason Owens
I've never seen the ORIGINAL original, but I'd always been a big fan of the 80's remake of The Fly, so I watched this one first chance I got and… More

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