A young teenage girl desperately tries to earn enough money to buy a dress for a school rock and roll dance. This early rock and roll feature, the 3rd in a series of 5 staring Disc Jockey and Rock N Roll impresario Alan Freed, includes performances by artist Chuck Berry, LaVern Baker, Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers, The Flamingos, The Moonglows and The Johnny Burnette Trio. Written by
The greatest rock 'n' roll music played by the biggest rock 'n' roll groups this side of heaven!
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Did You Know?
A movie theatre marquee in the opening shot of this picture reads Private's Progress
(1956), which like this film, was distributed by DCA. See more
Chuck Berry's electric guitar isn't plugged into anything when he performs on TV. See more
[sipping shakes at the malt shoppe
Is Tommy taking you to the school prom?
He - hasn't asked me, yet.
He will. I sure hope I find someone as nice as Tommy.
Oh, you'll meet him someday.
Well, I hope it's before the prom. Are you in love with Tommy?
Featured in Great Balls of Fire!
Ever Since I Can Remember
By Aaron Schröder
& Benjamin Weisman
Performed by Cirino and the Bowties See more