The year was 1985. Thousands of miles away from the sonic debauchery of the Sunset Strip, two teenage friends shared aspirations of glam rock grandeur. Freshly permed and taking a page straight out of Hit Parader, a hungry, determined band was born. Fame and fortune, however, remained out of reach and the group unceremoniously imploded...probably over some chick. Fast forward thirty years. Facing a mid-life crossroads, Kyle Kruger and Steve McClure set out on an improbable journey in order to fulfill their dreams of achieving rock & roll stardom. With credit cards maxed out and the 401K cashed in, the pair risk everything in hopes of reclaiming the magic they had as a band over a quarter century ago. It's a story about a lifelong friendship, insurmountable odds and dealing with the always present thought of "what if"? It's a tale of rediscovery, determination, triumphs and failures. Because first and last chances happen only once. Featuring candid interviews with some of the most ... Written by
Kyle Kruger & Steve McClure
First and last chances happen only once.
Did You Know?
Kyle Kruger is shows to have a This is Spinal Tap poster. Paul Shortino, of Quiet Riot and Rough Cutt fame, who appears in this film, actually had a very brief role in This is Spinal Tap, as Duke Fame. See more
In one scene, the captions claim that Geoff Tate is with the band "Operation: Mind Crime." There should not be a space between the latter two words; it should read "Mindcrime," as one word. See more
A scene of Bullet in the Chamber playing the Monsters of Rock Cruise is seen following the beginning of the credits roll. See more
References Rock Star
Ain't That Kinda Boy
Written by Bobby Lee Morgan and Steve Nolen
Performed by Badd Attitude
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