Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! (1989)

Twenty-five years after his mysterious disappearance, rocker Eddie Wilson experiences a sudden resurgence in popularity, thanks to the discovery of a previously unreleased recording. The acclaim causes the real Eddie, who has been living… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 18, 1989
DVD Release Date: June 10, 2008
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Unnecessary sequel features bad hair, ridiculous story.

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Noel Murray
The Dissolve

The belated 1989 sequel Eddie And The Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! is clunkier than the original, and still more fun than it has a right to be.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse than the grueling Eddie and the Cruisers, along came this 1989 sequel.

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Flixster User Reviews
David Ladd
In this sequel to the original. Eddie has been hiding out in Canada for twenty five years, cleverly disguised to look like Robert Goulet, while everybody back… More
Marion Ravenwood
It was watchable, a couple songs in this were really awesome.
Cynthia S.
I really enjoyed this. I am glad that they finally put a nice finish to this story.
Jason Reneau
Nowhere as good as the original but we finally find out what happened to Eddie, and there are a few cameos in this that are pretty cool, the best one being from… More
Jason Spencer
Just what the title says it is.
Leo L
A personal favorite.