NeverEnding Story II - The Next Chapter (1991)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Jonathan Brandis
Kenny Morrison
Clarissa Burt
John Wesley Shipp
Martin Umbach
Movie Details
Director George Miller
Producer Dieter Geissler
Writer Karin Howard
Studio Warner Bros.
Language English
Audience Rating PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Running Time 1 hr 35 mins
Color Color
Filled with a few imaginative moments and a child actor who looks like a miniaturized Sharon Stone, II isn't as neverending as the third headache in the series, but it's not on par with the original. Versions of Atreyu, the brave warrior, Rockbiter, and Falcor, that flying, pink, poodle-dragon, return to travel across the storybook world of Fantasia. This time our protagonist and reader, Bastian, is actually in the story the entire time instead of looking on from outside the pages. The interaction doesn't help, as it's the same crisis and the same story line (well, okay, he is reading the same book), but at least the film is not as unrelentingly melancholy as the first one either. Children may be frightened by the "giants," large dung beetles on two legs, that threaten our heroes. --Keith Simanton
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Seen It Yes
Index 153
Collection Status In Collection
Links Amazon US
DVD Empire
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio 1.85:1
Layers Single side, single layer
UPC 085391327820
Chapters 32
Release Date 9/4/01
Subtitles French; English; Portuguese; Spanish
Packaging Snap Case
Audio Tracks English Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
French Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround