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Hearts of Fire (1987)

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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Cast

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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
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Woody
Ian Dury ...
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Pepper Ward
Timmy Cappello ...
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Stella Duncan-Petley ...
Eliza
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Penny
Billy Block ...
Donnie
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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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November 1987 (UK)  »

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Corazones de fuego  »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)
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Mick Jagger was the first choice for the male lead, but turned it down before Bob Dylan got cast. See more »

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I'm in It for Love
Performed by Fiona
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13 May 2010 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

When Hearts of Fire first came out on VHS, I rented it and my 13 year old daughter and I curled up with a big bowl of popcorn and watched. We groaned and we laughed and had a good time. I don't know what people were expecting when they saw this film. The preview photos provided a big clue of what was coming. It amazes me this film gets the bad rap that it does. It was my introduction to Rupert Everett, and I'm glad, because I've really enjoyed a lot of his films over the years. Dylan has held a place in my heart and record collection (beginning with records, then tapes, then CDs, now MP3) since his first album. And I enjoyed new-comer Fiona and was surprised she didn't have more of a career than she did. Although, I've discovered watching Dylan in film over the years, it helps if you view the film as if you're watching poetry in motion.

In the past year, I found a used VHS in excellent condition online, and am happy to have it in my film collection, although I'd prefer it on DVD. Films and rock music: how seriously can these things be taken?


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