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** He eventually reprised the role in ''Film/TerminatorDarkFate''.

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** He eventually reprised the role in ''Film/TerminatorDarkFate''.



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* ''Film/AssaultOnWallStreet''


* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: [[invoked]] As a result of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he has quite a following in Japan, and has starred in a number of Japanese commercials, and has even released an album there.

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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: [[invoked]] As a result of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he has quite a following in Japan, and [[{{Japandering}} has starred in a number of Japanese commercials, commercials]], and has even released an album there.


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* StarMakingRole: John Connor in ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay''.


* DawsonCasting: He's always at least a few years older than his characters, although this is mainly because he's [[OlderThanTheyLook Older Than He Looks.]]



* FakeNationality: He plays a white skinhead in ''Film/AmericanHistoryX'', but is actually also half Mexican and part Native American.



* PlayingAgainstType: His role in ''Pecker'', a comedy, when he was known for playing more troubled characters.


* ''Pecker''

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* ''Pecker''''Film/{{Pecker}}''


* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: As a result of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he has quite a following in Japan, and has starred in a number of Japanese commercials, and has even released an album there.

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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: [[invoked]] As a result of ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he has quite a following in Japan, and has starred in a number of Japanese commercials, and has even released an album there.


* AntiHero: He has played this kind of role a lot, especially in ''TheCrowWickedPrayer''.

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* AntiHero: He has played this kind of role a lot, especially in ''TheCrowWickedPrayer''.''Film/TheCrowWickedPrayer''.



* FakeNationality: He plays a white skinhead in ''AmericanHistoryX'', but is actually also half Mexican and part Native American.
* FormerChildStar: Despite several solid performances in his later films such as ''AmericanHistoryX'' and ''Animal Factory'', he is most widely known as young John Connor in ''{{Terminator}}''.

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* FakeNationality: He plays a white skinhead in ''AmericanHistoryX'', ''Film/AmericanHistoryX'', but is actually also half Mexican and part Native American.
* FormerChildStar: Despite several solid performances in his later films such as ''AmericanHistoryX'' ''Film/AmericanHistoryX'' and ''Animal Factory'', he is most widely known as young John Connor in ''{{Terminator}}''.''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay''.



* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: As a result of ''{{Terminator}}'', he has quite a following in Japan, and has starred in a number of Japanese commercials, and has even released an album there.

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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: As a result of ''{{Terminator}}'', ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he has quite a following in Japan, and has starred in a number of Japanese commercials, and has even released an album there.



* StarMakingRole: John Connor in ''Terminator 2''.
* OlderThanTheyLook: He was 14 years old playing a 10 year old in ''{{Terminator}}'', and 21 playing a 16 year old in ''AmericanHistoryX'' and ''DetroitRockCity''. Even in his 30's he still has quite a youthful demeanor and high-pitched voice.
* ParentalAbandonment: At the time he was being cast for his first movie, ''{{Terminator}}'', he wasn't even living with his parents, and for years was being moved around to different relative's houses. A nasty custody battle ultimately ended in him becoming emancipated at age 16.

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* StarMakingRole: John Connor in ''Terminator 2''.''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay''.
* OlderThanTheyLook: He was 14 years old playing a 10 year old in ''{{Terminator}}'', ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', and 21 playing a 16 year old in ''AmericanHistoryX'' ''Film/AmericanHistoryX'' and ''DetroitRockCity''.''Film/DetroitRockCity''. Even in his 30's he still has quite a youthful demeanor and high-pitched voice.
* ParentalAbandonment: At the time he was being cast for his first movie, ''{{Terminator}}'', ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he wasn't even living with his parents, and for years was being moved around to different relative's houses. A nasty custody battle ultimately ended in him becoming emancipated at age 16.



* TeacherStudentRomance: During the filming of ''{{Terminator}} 2'', he dated the woman serving as his tutor while he was out of school.

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* TeacherStudentRomance: During the filming of ''{{Terminator}} 2'', ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay'', he dated the woman serving as his tutor while he was out of school.


* ''Little Odessa''

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* ''Little Odessa''''Film/LittleOdessa''



* ''TheCrowWickedPrayer''

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* ''TheCrowWickedPrayer''''Film/TheCrowWickedPrayer''


* ''Film/PetSematary 2''.

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* ''Film/PetSematary 2''.''Film/PetSemataryTwo''.





* OlderThanTheyLook: He was 14 years old playing a 10 year old in ''{{Terminator}}'', and 21 playing a 16 year old in ''AmericanHistoryX''. Even in his 30's he still has quite a youthful demeanor and high-pitched voice.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: He was 14 years old playing a 10 year old in ''{{Terminator}}'', and 21 playing a 16 year old in ''AmericanHistoryX''.''AmericanHistoryX'' and ''DetroitRockCity''. Even in his 30's he still has quite a youthful demeanor and high-pitched voice.

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* ExpectingSomeoneTaller: He's 5'5".


* EstrogenBrigadeBait: If you were a teenage girl during the 1990s, you likely crushed on him.

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