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Shake, Rattle and Rock! (1994)

PG-13 | | Drama, Music | TV Movie 26 August 1994
Two young girls start a band and open up a nightclub in town where the local kids can hang out and stay out of trouble, but they encounter opposition from local people who think rock is the... See full summary »

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Two young girls start a band and open up a nightclub in town where the local kids can hang out and stay out of trouble, but they encounter opposition from local people who think rock is the devil's music and will corrupt their kids. Written by Anonymous

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If rock'n'roll is bad ... she doesn't want to be good!

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Rated PG-13 for sexual references
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The line "We're desperate - get used to it," heard twice, is a reference to the song "We're Desperate" by John Doe 's band X. See more »

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After the credits Sireena's aunt discusses the publishing rights of their songs with their new label head. See more »

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References Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979) See more »

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LONELY TEENAGER
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Prequel to Rock 'n Roll High School
17 February 2011 | by (Cleveland, Ohio) – See all my reviews

Not a great film, not a terrible film but it IS a prequel to the great Rock 'n' Roll High School starring The Ramones. Andy Warhol alum Mary Woranov plays E. Joyce Togar, reprising her roll in the earlier film. PJ Soles and Dey Young play their own mums. At least we find out why Miss Togar hates rock and roll as much as she does. Both films were directed by Allan Arkush, though this one was made for the short-lived 1994 television series 'Rebel Highway'. At least it's fun but unfortunately, though the potential was there, not nearly as good or funny as Rock 'n' Roll High School. It was never billed as a prequel to the Ramones' film, or maybe it might have been noticed more than it ultimately was. If I hadn't already been a fan of RNRHS I never would have known the connections.


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