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80s or 90s movie where a man arms a garbage truck to act out revenge.

So this is an american movie about a guy whose brother or other family member is harmed or murdered and he decides to take revenge on the perputrator. I want to say that the perputrator is a gang of some sort. In any case, he arms up a garbage truck with automatic weapons and what not and decides to take out the perputrators which I think is a gang because he is attacking several people and there are car chases in the movie. I want to remember the movie being very grim and "dark".

I saw this movie in the late 90s on TV and I think it was from the 80s.

asked Jan 3, 2017 in Name That Movie by best_jeppe (12 points)

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"Exterminator 2"
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0087229/
Plot:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exterminator_2

Full movie is on Youtube here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41nLcorx00Y

"He meets up with another old army buddy, Be Gee (Faison), who owns a garbage truck."
"Chase scene between Be Gee's garbage truck and armored car driven by gang members."
"Another deleted garbage truck chase scene. John and Caroline are driving in garbage truck but they are attacked by gang members"
"Plus, John Eastland drives around in a garbage truck turned war machine!"

Here is a shot of the armored garbage truck:


I am pretty sure this is your movie. If you agree, then please select my answer as Best Answer by clicking on the yellow star next to it.

answered Jan 3, 2017 by casspir (19,066 points)
selected Jan 3, 2017 by best_jeppe
Yep, thats the one. Thanks a lot :)
Please click on the yellow star to select it as Best Answer. Thanks.
Great job on this one casspir. I've seen both Exterminator movies, good stuff. Long live the '80s!
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