The siblings Patty and Joe Rasnick live in an industrial suburb in Cleveland, Ohio. While Patty is focused on their rock band, The Barbusters, Joe also cares for the family and the upbringing of Patty's young son, Benji. Their pious mother reproaches them for their way of life, especially when they quit their jobs and go on tour, taking Benji with them. However, when their mother is dying of terminal cancer, they return home and resolve their problems with her. Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
"La rage au ventre, la musique dans la peau." (Rage in the belly, music in the skin) - France DVD case
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Did You Know?
The original title of the script was "Born in the USA". Paul Schrader
asked Bruce Springsteen
to write a title song for the movie. After Springsteen wrote it, he liked the song so much, he used for his multi-platinum album of the same name instead. As a replacement, Springsteen later wrote the song "Light of Day". That is why Springsteen thanks Schrader in the liner notes of the album. See more
Music is all that matters. One hour on stage makes up for the other 23.
This Means War
Written by Joan Jett
, Bob Halligan and Kenny Laguna
Published by Screen Gems - EMI Music, Inc. - BMI
Lagunatic Music, Inc. - BMI
Performed by The Barbusters
Courtesy of CBS Associated/Blackheart Records See more