Masters of the Universe 2 was a planned sequel to the 1987 Masters of the Universe film, intended to be released in 1989.
He-Man returns to Earth, disguised as a professional American football quarterback.
Why It Was Cancelled
- Masters of the Universe flopped at the box office.
- Most of the movie was reworked into Cyborg.
- Cannon Pictures began losing more money and eventually filed for bankruptcy in 1994.
- The main actors of the first film went to do other films.
- The interest for the Masters of the Universe franchise was declining during the late 1980s.
- The sequel was permanently cancelled and will be rebooted with a Masters of the Universe film scheduled for a 2021 release.
- The first Masters of the Universe film is a stand alone film.
- The film was never produced, and instead the science fiction film Cyborg with Jean-Claude Van Damme was released in 1989.