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Let's Rock (1958)

 -  Music  -  June 1958 (USA)
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Singer's girlfriend helps him adjust to the new rock'n'roll music.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julius LaRosa ...
Tommy Adane
Phyllis Newman ...
Kathy Abbott
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Charlie
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Pickup Girl (as Joy Harman)
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Himself
Danny and the Juniors ...
Themselves - Performers ('AtThe Hop')
Roy Hamilton ...
Himself
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Himself
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Herself
The Royal Teens ...
Themselves
Al DeNittis ...
Tyrones Saxophonist (as the Tyrones)
Tyrone DeNittis ...
Himself (as the Tyrones)
George Lesser ...
Tyrones Singer (as the Tyrones)
Paul Sherman ...
Himself / MC
Harold Gary ...
Shep Harris
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Singer's girlfriend helps him adjust to the new rock'n'roll music.

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Film debut of Charles Nelson Reilly. He had to introduce a musical act and couldn't get his one line right. He was so funny trying so hard to get the take done that people from all over the lot were arriving to see him flubbing his dialogue. It took over 60 takes to finally get the shot. See more »

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The sax player and guitarist for The Royal Teens are close to, then farther apart from the lead singer between shots. See more »

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A shot of a rocket launching into space is shown before the Columbia logo at the beginning of the movie. See more »

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Music by Don Gohman
Lyrics by Hal Hackady
Performed by Julius LaRosa
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Music is not bad when they don't try to rock;)
25 November 2000 | by (Tampa>florida) – See all my reviews

Obviously this isn't a rock and roll movie except for rare exceptions. More like a Frank Sinatra wanna be and couldn't be. Check out Phyllis Newman anyway. Most of the real rock is buried under a morass of retro "ballad" stuff. And don't miss Wink Martindal as a young Dick Clark lookalike;)


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