Delta Force 2 Chuck Norris is the only action hero who doesn't seem possessed of a mean bone. He kicks and punches and karate chops, he delivers his… Delta Force 2 Chuck Norris is the only action hero who doesn't seem possessed of a mean bone. He kicks and punches and karate chops, he delivers his… R PT111M Action/Adventure Drama John P. Ryan Chuck Norris MGM
Movie Review

Delta Force 2 (1990)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
D-

Details Rated: R; Length: 111 minutes; Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama; With: John P. Ryan and Chuck Norris; Distributor: MGM

Chuck Norris is the only action hero who doesn't seem possessed of a mean bone. He kicks and punches and karate chops, he delivers his you-are-scum-and-therefore-I-will-kill-you-now one-liners with dutiful eye contact — and all the while, he sounds like someone who teaches civics to junior high schoolers. Norris is a shade more human than those pretty-boy bone-crushers Jean Claude Van Damme and Steven Seagal, but his new movie, Delta Force 2, is too much setup and not enough action. By the time he gets around to defeating a Colombian drug lord and his many grunting henchmen, even diehard Norris fans may have run out of patience. D-

Originally posted Sep 07, 1990 Published in issue #30 Sep 07, 1990 Order article reprints
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