Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dude Delaney
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Nixer
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Donna
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Teddy Leather
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Sarge
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J.T.
Christian Klemash ...
Crony 1
Aaron Vaughn ...
Crony 2
Tammy Brady Conrad ...
Julie
Mark Lowenthal ...
Rookie
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Donna's Mom
Lance LeGault ...
Donna's Dad (as Lance Le Gault)
Tommy Nix ...
Drummer
Gina Mari ...
Wanda
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Julie's Friend
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Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.

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Action | Drama

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Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

22 July 1994 (USA)  »

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Rebel Highway  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Wes Craven was originally supposed to direct, but dropped out to direct New Nightmare. See more »

Goofs

The grease slick on the skate arena goes from a thin splotch to a large puddle, after Donna passes through it. See more »

Quotes

Nixer: [holds up a French fry on a toothpick] Looky here, J.T. From here
[point at French fry]
Nixer: to eternity
[points away from it]
Nixer: is the time before I was born. And from here
[point to the other side of the French fry]
Nixer: to eternity
[points away from it]
Nixer: is the time after I die. This...
[points to the length of the French fry]
[...]
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits is a cut scene in the movie theatre with the stranger glimpsed briefly the first time. See more »

Connections

References Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) See more »

Soundtracks

Rehearsal Riff
Written by Johnny Reno and Paul Boll
Published by Reno Beat Music (BMI)
Performed by Johnny Reno and Paul Boll
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Great movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
12 November 2004 | by (Netherland) – See all my reviews

Maybe not one of the best movies ever made, but certainly a true masterpiece of entertaining. It's a typical Roderiquez movie, but has a lot more fun added to it than his other pictures. It's made with a lot of pleasure and it's seen with a lot of pleasure. Even if you don't like rock & roll there's enough for everybody to go around. Especially the dialogs are great: over the top but on the cutting edge. And for the rock & roll fans: it has an outstanding soundtrack. It's only a shame that it hasn't been brought out on cd. And I was disappointed that Johnny Reno (the Sax player) doesn't make such cool music in real than in the movie. And all this is just my humble opinion.


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