Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992)

Tetsuo II: Body Hammer is a Japanese cyberpunk movie written and directed by Shinya Tsukamoto. It premiered at the Fantasporto Film Festival in February 1992.

Movie info

Original title
Premiere date
February 1992
Release date
October 3, 1992
Directed by
Shinya Tsukamoto
Written by
Shinya Tsukamoto (screenplay)
Distributed by
There's Enterprise
  • Tetsuo/Tetsuo II: Body Hammer UK DVD

    Region 2 DVD box (English subtitles)

    Label: Third Window Films (UK)
    Out: Oct 8, 2012
    Buy: Amazon.co.uk
  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man / Tetsuo 2: Body Hammer - UK Blu-ray

    Region B Blu-ray box (English subtitles)

    Label: Third Window Films (UK)
    Out: Oct 8, 2012
    Buy: Amazon.co.uk
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A Tokyo businessman named Taniguchi is attacked by street thugs and shot with a strange device which causes his body starts to go through changes that give him special powers that are fueled by rage. When the thugs keep coming back to harass him, he decides to unleash his rage on them.

Featured Cast

Actor Role
Tomorowo Taguchi Tomorowo Taguchi Tomoo Taniguchi
Shinya Tsukamoto Shinya Tsukamoto Yatsu (the guy)
No photo available Nobu Kanaoka Kana
No photo available Sujin Kim Taniguchi's father
No photo available Hideaki Tezuka Big skinhead
No photo available Tomoo Asada young skinhead
No photo available Iwata Taniguchi's mother
No photo available Keinosuke Tomioka Minori
No photo available Torauemon Utazawa mad scientist


  • Trailer (English subtitles)

    Added 9 years ago

Film series

  1. Tetsuo: The Iron Man (1989)
  2. Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992)
  3. Tetsuo: The Bullet Man (2009)


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Last Updated 08 Aug 2014 at 08:00