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Women in Rock (1986)

Interviews, rare concert footage and music videos featuring ladies who rock.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Pat Benatar ... Herself
Sonny Bono ... Himself (sonny and Cher) (archive footage)
Kim Carnes ... Herself
Rosanne Cash ... Herself
Exene Cervenka ... Herself (as Exene of X)
Cher ... Herself
Alannah Currie ... Herself (The Thompson Twins) (archive footage)
Jackie DeShannon ... Herself
Sheila E. ... Herself (archive footage)
Aretha Franklin ... Herself
Debbie Harry ... Herself - Blondie (archive footage) (as Deborah Harry)
Susanna Hoffs ... Herself (The Bangles)
Whitney Houston ... Herself
Chrissie Hynde ... Herself (The Pretenders)
Mick Jagger ... Himself (archive footage)
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The history of women in rock-and-roll from the late 50s through the late 80s is told through interviews with artists, photographs, music videos, and archival performance footage. Singers like Brenda Lee, Bonnie Raitt, Tina Turner, Cer, Kim Carnes, Roseann Cash, Gracie Slick, and Carol King discuss the problems and sexist prejudices that they faced and overcame. Written by duke1029

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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Quotes

Bonnie Raitt: I would say men play at love for sex and women play at love at sex for love. I've just never been into one night stands.
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Connections

Features Monterey Pop (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

You Better Run
Written by Edward Brigati and Felix Cavaliere
Performed by Pat Benatar
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