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Hearts of Fire (1987)

 -  Drama | Music | Musical  -  November 1987 (UK)
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A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.

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Billy Parker
Fiona ...
Molly McGuire
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James Colt
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Alfred
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Anne Ashton
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Jack Rosner
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Charlie Kelso
Tony Rosato ...
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Ian Dury ...
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Richie Havens ...
Pepper Ward
Timmy Cappello ...
Nico
Stella Duncan-Petley ...
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Penny
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A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.

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Corazones de fuego  »

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Let 'em burn

Bob Dylan once said that hearing the voice of Elvis Presley for the first time was "like bustin' out of jail." So what exactly is this thing called "Hearts of Fire"? Dylan's attempt to pay tribute to Elvis movies like "Spinout" and "Tickle Me"? This is a bad film, a very bad film. Dylan is the only interesting thing about it. It's not his performance or his songs (none of the ones he wrote for the film are memorable) that make it interesting, though. Rather it's just the fact that he agreed to be associated with it at all. Trying to figure out why he decided to take a role in this film will leave you feeling as baffled as Mr. Jones in the famous song.


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