A new music teacher in a 1955 West Texas home for wayward boys brings new vision and hope for many of the interned boys.

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Jesse Tucker (as James Walters)
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Eugene Benedict
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Molly
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Bradley
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Alan
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Big Boy
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Travis Parker
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A new music teacher in a 1955 West Texas home for wayward boys brings new vision and hope for many of the interned boys.

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Rock & Romance Explode In A Texas Town. See more »

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Drama | Music | Romance

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4 October 1991 (USA)  »

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El primer grito del rock  »

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$3,547,684 (USA)
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Gwyneth Paltrow's film debut. See more »

Quotes

Alan: What's your name?
Rebecca: Rebecca.
Alan: My name is Alan, and I love you.
[They kiss]
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Featured in Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1991 (1992) See more »

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Appalachian Spring
Composed by Aaron Copland
Performed by Aaron Copland and London Symphony Orchestra
Courtesy of Sony Classical
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Review of the Movie Shout starring John Travolta
10 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

After just seeing the movie Shout for the first time, I came away with a feel good impression. Basic plot but fun to watch. John Travolta stars as a music teacher on a Boys Farm in 1955 Texas. James Walters aka Jamie Walters from 90210 fame, plays a boy sent to the boys ranch who is really a good kid at heart. John's character introduces them to rock n roll while he is their music teacher and the movie takes off from there. There is good music, a good moral and this is probably the first film for Gwenyth Paltrow. Heather Graham is also in this movie and all are young! Fun to watch, not a lot of bad language or violence and it teaches kids they have to pay the piper when they do something wrong but sticking it out gets them what they want in the end, Have fun!


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