Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! Poster Image
Rated
PG-13
Runtime 104 min
Ratings
71% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 13+ Common Sense Media
Where to Watch
YouTube Movie Trailers
Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Release 08/18/89
Actors Michael Paré, Marina Orsini, Bernie Coulson, Matthew Laurance
Directors Jean-Claude Lord
In the early 1960s, legendary rock star Eddie Wilson disappeared from the limelight when he drove his car off a New Jersey bridge. Trying to escape his past, Eddie changed his name and has maintained a quiet life as construction worker Joe West in Montreal. However, the past will not die, it is screaming for resolution. His relentless desire to make music pulls him back to the stage where he forms a new band and an even better sound. Meanwhile, record company executives release newly-discovered tapes from Eddie's last album and promotes a worldwide search for the mysterious rock star. Joe West has become both mentor and nucleus for his new band that dreams of making it big without knowing their mysterious leader is the real Eddie Wilson. As his new band hits center stage, Eddie finally comes to terms with his past, himself and his music.
Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Release 08/18/89
Actors Michael Paré, Marina Orsini, Bernie Coulson, Matthew Laurance
Directors Jean-Claude Lord
In the early 1960s, legendary rock star Eddie Wilson disappeared from the limelight when he drove his car off a New Jersey bridge. Trying to escape his past, Eddie changed his name and has maintained a quiet life as construction worker Joe West in Montreal. However, the past will not die, it is screaming for resolution. His relentless desire to make music pulls him back to the stage where he forms a new band and an even better sound. Meanwhile, record company executives release newly-discovered tapes from Eddie's last album and promotes a worldwide search for the mysterious rock star. Joe West has become both mentor and nucleus for his new band that dreams of making it big without knowing their mysterious leader is the real Eddie Wilson. As his new band hits center stage, Eddie finally comes to terms with his past, himself and his music.