The Evening Star
The Evening Star (1996)

This sequel to Terms of Endearment begins fifteen years after the first story and centers on the colorful and domineering Aurora (Shirley MacLaine) and her relationship with her three grown grandchildren, her maid Rosie, and assorted… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: June 1, 1996
DVD Release Date: February 27, 2001
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Critic Score: 23% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
USA Today

Harking back to wince-inducing sequels like The Sting II and Texasville, this DOA boo-boo needlessly expands upon Terms of Endearment.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

A sequel no one wanted, done about as poorly as possible

Clint Morris

A moving, well-performed sequel

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Explores the adventure of aging and the benefitsof life review.

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Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)

One of the worst sequels ever

Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

The script is by the director Robert Harding, and all his jokes fall like stones.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
This sequel to Terms of Endearment is almost as endearing as the original. Although it didn't need a sequel, it is realistic to see that the characters… More
Dean McKenna
Good emotional and continung story of "Term of Endearment" about friends, family and other natural disasters.
Leo L
One of my all-time favorites.