The story of the 1985 Senatorial hearings to place "Warning: Parental Advisory" labels on music albums with "obscene" lyrics and themes - and the rockers who tried to fight it.
Censorship is a dirty word.
Did You Know?
The music store depicted in the film is the interior of Sound Exchange, located at 1846 Richmond Avenue in the Montrose District in Houston, Texas. The "Sound Exchange" banner seen before the movie's end is actually the real banner used at the original location, at 1718 Westheimer, before the record store moved to its current location in 1997. See more
says she was dancing with her kids to Prince
"Let's Go Crazy", and comments on the lyrics of the next song, "Darling Nikki". Both songs appear on the soundtrack to Purple Rain
, but the songs are tracks 1 and 5; they are not consecutive. See more
Mr. Snider, what is the name of your fan club?
The SMF Friends of Twisted Sister.
And uh, what does SMF stand for, uh when it's spelled out?
The Sick Mother Fucking Friends of Twisted Sister.
Is this also a Christian group?
I don't believe that profanity has anything to do with Christianity, thank you.
During the final credits, the movie cuts back and forth between the video for the Twisted Sister song "We're Not Gonna Take It" and shots of the movie's cast and crew dancing and singing along with the song. See more
Eat Me Alive
Written by El Duce
, Eric Carlson, Jeff Dahl, Steve Broy
Performed by Judas Priest See more