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City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 10 June 1994 (USA)
One year after their first western adventure, Mitch Robbins and his friends discover a treasure map that belonged to their late trail guide Curly and they set out to discover its secrets.

Director:

Paul Weiland

Writers:

Lowell Ganz (characters), Babaloo Mandel (characters) | 3 more credits »
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Billy Crystal ... Mitch Robbins
Daniel Stern ... Phil Berquist
Jon Lovitz ... Glen Robbins
Jack Palance ... Duke Washburn
Patricia Wettig ... Barbara Robbins
Pruitt Taylor Vince ... Bud
Bill McKinney ... Matt
Lindsay Crystal ... Holly Robbins
Beth Grant ... Lois
Noble Willingham ... Clay Stone
David Paymer ... Ira Shalowitz
Josh Mostel ... Barry Shalowitz
Jayne Meadows ... Mitch's Mother
Alan Charof ... Mitch's Father
Kenneth S. Allen Kenneth S. Allen ... Annoyed Man in Library
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Storyline

The second part of City Slickers begins after the death of Curly. It is the 40th birthday of Mitch Robbins and the day begins quite good until he returns home (after a hard day at the radio station) and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa. Nevertheless he is about to have a wonderful birthday-night with his wife when he discovers a treasure map of Curly by chance. Together with Phil (from the first part) and unfortunately with Glen he tries to find the hidden gold of Curly's father in the desert of Arizona instead of attending a meeting in Las Vegas. The adventurous journey reveals many surprises until everything seems to be over when the map gets lost... Written by Volker Boehm

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

They're back in the saddle!

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for a comic sex scene and off color humor | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 June 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

City Slickers II See more »

Filming Locations:

Utah, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,516,375, 12 June 1994

Gross USA:

$43,622,150

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$43,622,150
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Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Trailer narrated by Percy Rodrigues. See more »

Goofs

After Mitch brings Phil over to his house, his brother Glen does a scene from the Godfather. He recites a speech by the Hyman Roth character for Phil, but the lines are out of sequence. See more »

Quotes

Duke: My brother loved the land, I loved the sea.
Mitch: Oh. Like surf and turf.
Duke: Ha ha ha.
Mitch: Thought that was funny?
Duke: No, just thinking about what I'd like to do to you.
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The Godfather Waltz
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Could have been better!
1 January 2009 | by telemationltdSee all my reviews

Every so often you get a sequel to a really good movie that is even better than the original; sadly this is not one of them.

The gags are more crude than subtle, and stretched till all the stupid people get them, to the point of discomfort, and redoing the VCR gag that was great first time round was a crime against comedy.

I loved the first film and after waiting 15 years to catch CS2 I have to say I was disappointed. The start is slow and bogged down by domestic issues that did not contribute to the plot in any meaningful fashion.

CS1 was uplifting, CS2 is a predictable repeat and subtracts from your fondness for the characters as they discover greed.

Thankfully Jack Palance lived on to make a few more films after this for us to remember him by, may he rest in peace.


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