In 1984, The Toxic Avenger hit cinema screens. The film, about a hideously deformed person of super human size and strength led to a series of movies.

But how many Toxic Avenger movies are there?

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The Toxic Avenger films in order

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To date, there are four Toxic Avenger movies. The Toxic Avenger films – which were produced between 1984 and 2000 – include:

  • The Toxic Avenger (1984)
  • The Toxic Avenger – Part II (1989)
  • The Toxic Avenger – Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)
  • Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000)

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Are all of The Toxic Avenger movies part of the same series?

The Toxic Avenger films are considered to be part of the same series, but not all of them are connected. Parts I, II and III are connected. Part IV is a direct sequel to Part I and ignores Part II and III.

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Who are the cast of The Toxic Avenger films?

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Notable actors in The Toxic Avenger film series include Mitch Cohen, Kenneth Kessler, Ron Fazio, John Altamura, Dan Snow, David Mattey, Clyde Lewis and Stan Lee.

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Is The Toxic Avenger series the work of the same director?

The Toxic Avenger series is the work of three directors: Lloyd Kaufman, Michael Herz and Gabriel Friedman.

Michael Herz and Lloyd Kaufman directed The Toxic Avenger, The Toxic Avenger – Part II, and The Toxic Avenger – Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie, while Gabriel Friedman and Lloyd Kaufman directed Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV.

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What is the best Toxic Avenger film?

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The Toxic Avenger movies are independent films and are regarded as cult pictures, rather than mainstream hits. The original entry in the series is believed to be the best in the series, while The Toxic Avenger – Part III is regarded as the weakest.

Here are The Toxic Avenger movies ranked according to IMDb:

  • The Toxic Avenger (1984) – 6.3/10
  • Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000) – 6.2/10
  • The Toxic Avenger – Part II (1989) – 5.1/10
  • The Toxic Avenger – Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989) – 4.4/10
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