The story of Jerry Lee Lewis, arguably the greatest and certainly one of the wildest musicians of the 1950s. His arrogance, remarkable talent, and unconventional lifestyle often brought him into conflict with others in the industry, and even earned him the scorn and condemnation of the public.
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The true story of a legend.
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Did You Know?
Murray Silver, Jr. and Myra Lewis
sold the film rights to the book for $115,000 plus a share of the profits. The two were supposed to serve as Script Consultants, but after the rights were sold three times, Director Jim McBride
and Producer Adam Fields
decided to put some distance between the film crew and their real-life counterparts. See more
In the scene where Jerry is picking Myra up at school, while singing "High School Confidential", she had a red ribbon in her hair. But in the next scene, which is supposed to be right after he's picked her up, the ribbon in her hair is grey with trombones on. See more
England can kiss my ass!
Features Cold Turkey
High School Confidential
Written by Ron Hargrave
(as Ron Hargreave) and Jerry Lee Lewis
Performed by Jerry Lee Lewis See more