R | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters' return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scientist can prevent the end of the human race.
John Hopkins University in this movie is a tribute to the directors of the the first two films of the franchise, John McTiernan and Stephen Hopkins. J.H.U. is a real university in Baltimore, MD that has a highly renowned medical school.
Picket One, copy. Do you got eyes on hostages?
Quinn McKenna: Still negative.
Dupree: 20 bucks says they don't show.
Quinn McKenna: You two morons really making bets on whether a drug cartel has executed hostages?
Haines: I believe that was implied.
Dupree: Just checking. I'm in ...
Casey is a biologist. She would never say "It grew an exoskeleton under its skin" as an exoskeleton, by definition, is outside the body. A biologist would know that.
In the trailers, the 20th Century Fox logo appears through the Predator's thermal vision. The movie itself sticks with the usual Fanfare intro with no Predator embellishments.
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