Mega-promoter Colin Beverly plans to sabotage the New Year's 1983 concert of small-time operator Max Wolfe. Wolfe's assistants Neil Allen and Willie Loman find romance while trying to save the drugs, violence, and rock and roll from Beverly's schemes. Written by
It was the greatest rock event ever . . . until the place EXPLODED!
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The concert scenes were shot at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles. It had fallen into disrepair and was due for a renovation after filming was completed. This essentially meant that the production team could trash the theater, knowing that it was going to be refurbished after they had gone. See more
When King Blues and son are meeting the Jews Band for the first time a boom mic is painfully visible above Max and King swinging back and forth as conversation changes hand. See more
[Eulogizing Howling Blind Luther Washington
God, this is my man, and you'd better take care of him, or I'm gonna wax your ass.
References Blue Thunder
I'm Not Going to Take It No More
Written by Lenny Ferrari
Performed by Lori Eastside See more