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Body Rock (1984)

PG-13  |   |  Drama, Music, Musical  |  28 September 1984 (USA)
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Chilly is just a guy from the streets with a talent for break-dancing. When his wicked moves catch the eye of an inustry pro, Chilly finds his dreams of fame and fortune coming true, for better or for worse.

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Vicki Frederick ...
Claire
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Darlene
Ray Sharkey ...
Terrence
Seth Kaufman ...
Jama
Rene Elizondo ...
Snake
Adolph 'Oz' Alvarez ...
Ricky Riccardo (as Oz Rock)
Joseph Whipp ...
Donald
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Chilly's Mother
Tony Ganios ...
Big Mac
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Unemployed Lady (as Carol Ita White)
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Secretary
Russell Clark ...
Jay (as Russ Clark)
Robin Menken ...
Jodie
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Chilly D is a young man in New York who just lives for the thrill of rapping and breakdancing with his gang, the Body Rocks. One night after performing in a club with his friends, Chilly gets an offer to perform at a high-class nightspot with a chance at becoming a star. He grabs the opportunity and soon he's on top of the world. Surrounded by all the trappings of his new-found fame, however, Chilly loses touch with the people and lifestyle that made him what he is. Will he turn his back forever on his past, or remain true to his roots? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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This film is listed among the 100 Most Enjoyably Bad Movies Ever Made in Golden Raspberry Award founder John WIlson's book THE OFFICIAL RAZZIE® MOVIE GUIDE. See more »

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When the spray paint cans lids are being removed at the beginning of the film, there are no visible nozzles on the cans, thus making it impossible for them to expel any paint. See more »


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Body Rock
Performed by Maria Vidal
Written by Sylvester Levay and John Bettis
Produced by Phil Galdston, Sylvester Levay and Phil Ramone
Courtesy of EMI American Records
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Laughably Stupid B movie
2 October 2003 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Lorenzo Lamas as a breakdancing DJ ,please that premise alone says bomb. I remember watching this years ago and thinking how many breakdancing and beat street movies came out. It seems whenever a movie comes out ,other studios want to cash in on the current fad. The movie is pretty bad with corny music and bad dancing .Scene in a gay bar with some guy coming onto Lorenzo and trying to kiss him was laughably funny but probably not meant to be. You will probably see this movie on the 2 for a buck shelf at your local video store. Only reason I could see buying it is to use it as a spare VHS you could tape over for cheap.HA HA. BODY ROCK sucks.


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