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Radio Rebel (2012)

TV Movie  -  Drama | Family  -  17 February 2012 (USA)
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High schooler Tara, a girl so painfully shy that she can't even write a single letter on the board in front of a class, has an awesome secret - she is "Radio Rebel". When Tara puts on that ... See full summary »

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Tara (Radio Rebel)
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Audrey
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Gavin
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Gabe (as Atticus Mitchell)
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Stacy
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Kim
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Barry
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Larry
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Principal Moreno
Martin Cummins ...
Rob
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Delilah
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Cami Q
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Mrs. Brower (as Brenda M. Crichlow)
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Janitor Margowsky
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Neckbrace Girl
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High schooler Tara, a girl so painfully shy that she can't even write a single letter on the board in front of a class, has an awesome secret - she is "Radio Rebel". When Tara puts on that headset in her room and does her daily podcast, she becomes a confident, outspoken, inspiring, anonymous voice on the airwaves. When her stepfather, the owner/producer guy at SLAM radio, finds out that Tara is Radio Rebel, Tara gets to move from her bedroom to a sound studio to do live shows for SLAM. Everything is the perfect amount of chaos until Principal Moreno, whose only goal in life seems to be to destroy others, cancels Prom and all the students blame Rebel. Written by Bex

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Can the girl who never speaks... Become the voice of a generation?

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Gavin Morgan: [describing Tara] She's the kind of girl who's not afraid to ask a dancing sandwich for help.
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Spoofs Spartacus (1960) See more »

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Rebel New
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Performed by Dariani Belle
Written by Ximena Luna
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Radio Rebel Is A Ripoff
19 October 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie is an awful ripoff of the movie "Pump up the volume" staring Christian Slater(1990). I just can"t believe this. I have no words for this. Or maybe I do. Although the original is not a motion picture masterpiece, it conveys the reality of our educational system with a flare of comedy and reality. The Movie "Radio Rebel" Is an absolute stupid ripoff of the movie "Pump Up The Volume". What a lame ass attempt at a remake without remake permission. What really sucks is that I have to wright 10 lines to get this review to show up. I have to fill up two more lines up yet, so I will say the movie called Radio Rebel (2012)Absolutely sucks. Don't watch Radio Rebel. Pump up the volume is much better.


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