The Death of the Incredible Hulk
is a 1990 made-for-television film
, the last of three revival TV movies from the 1977
television show The Incredible Hulk
. Bill Bixby
reprises his role as Dr. David Bruce Banner and Lou Ferrigno
returns to play the Hulk
. Prior to Bill Bixby's death in 1993, there was talk of another Incredible Hulk
television movie which would resurrect the character.
David Banner masquerades as David Bellamy, a mentally-challenged janitor in order to gain access to a scientific research facility. He has determined that the studies of one of the scientists there, Dr. Ronald Pratt (Philip Sterling
), may hold the key to curing his condition. Pratt takes a liking to the man he sees only as a building custodian.
Bypassing security, Banner enters Pratt's laboratory, examines the formulae on his blackboard, making corrections and filling in gaps. After Pratt catches him doing this, Banner reveals his true identity and history. Both scientists agree to work together to cure Banner and perfect the formula harnessing gamma radiation
believed to give ordinary humans superhuman strength when under periods of stress
The two men become friends, and Banner is accepted as part of Pratt's family. One day, the pair decide to experiment with Banner's metamorphosis, which leads to another experiment that could... Read More