Three would be rockers Chazz, Rex and Pip, known as The Lone Rangers plan to play their demo on a recording company, but then they're turned down rudely. Then they decide to try the famous rock n' roll radio station, but are not accepted either. Then they decide arm themselves with squirt guns and take the station hostage for not playing their demo. But the three get more than what they have bargained for.
A comedy with attitude.
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Did You Know?
When they release Yvonne (Michelle Hurst), Chazz (Brendan Fraser) says "go Yvonne, you'll be home in time for The Simpsons", Joe Mantegna (Ian) has played "Fat Tony" on The Simpsons (1989) since 1991. See more
When The Lone Rangers are on TV, Rex has on a Rebel Radio hat but in the next shot it's off. See more
[on the air
Oh yeah! That was for all you pinheads out there too hip to take off your leather jackets in this 95 degree heat. Now I know when the weather gets like this it brings all you nut bags out of the wood pile. And since I am a trouble magnet, I have one thing to say to you bozos, and that is, back off. Here's the Sons of Thunder from the debut album Scrabbled Eggs and Wobbly Legs. You're listening to Ian Shock, on the station with more hair, more flair, yet so debonair, ...
Aside from editing some language, the TV version changes one of the last scenes: when Rex is pelvic-thrusting and Chazz gestures "no no no", instead of a shot of a pair of prisoners grinning laciviously, the TV edit uses a shot of two prisoners staring confused at Rex. See more
Spoofs Dog Day Afternoon
Born to Raise Hell
Performed by Motörhead
and Whitfield Crane
Written by Lemmy
(as I. Kilmister), J. Melendez / R. Cantor
Produced by Randy Cantor for Loud Garage Productions
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
by arrangement with Warner Special Products See more