Maggie Foley is a television reporter who's interviewing the surviving members of a 1960s rock band whose music is being revived. Memories of the band's leader Eddie Wilson are being relived as Frank Ridgeway is reunited with the old members of the band. As the memories are relived on the screen, it becomes clear that someone is looking for the lost unpublished tapes of the band's final recording and that someone might be Eddie! Written by
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In 1964, Eddie Wilson had it all. He had genius. He had vision. He had the hottest rock n' roll band in the country. Then, suddenly one night, his car went off a dark New Jersey bridge. His body was never found. But his dream was never lost. And twenty years later, the mystery of Eddie Wilson begins to unravel.
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The Palace of Depression was a real place in Vineland, New Jersey. A homeless drifter built it out of junk, sand and clay, then charged admission for visitors. Vandals destroyed the Palace after his death, but the original ticket booth still stands. Vineland is currently trying to rebuild the Palace of Depression. See more
Maggie is seen watching old tape of Eddie and the band sing "On the Dark Side", at Frank's college. Yet when we see them at the college later in the film, no camera or film crews are in sight anywhere in the auditorium. See more
[about Eddie's album
There's nothing can't be fixed, am I right?
This won't fix, this is a disaster! You want to be a poet? Try Greenage Village!
Lew, listen, another couple of weeks. We've been working for months.
Doc, take six weeks. I still wouldn't know what to do with it.
[to Lew, angrily
You want to know what you can do with it? I'll tell you what you can do with it, you son of a bitch!
Hey, I put up ten grand and I expect something for my money! This is what I've been waiting a...
Referenced in Backbeat
by Del Shannon
played in the scene where the band is first arriving at Tony Mart's nightclub See more