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Rudeboy: The Story of Trojan Records (2018)

A film about the love affair between Jamaican and British Youth culture told through the prism of one the most iconic record labels in history, TROJAN RECORDS. Combining archive footage, ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Song-Hung Chang ... Leslie Kong
Andre Dwayne ... Bunny Lee
Marcia Griffiths Marcia Griffiths ... Herself
Toots Hibbert Toots Hibbert ... Himself
Sally Horwill Sally Horwill ... Pauline Black
Matthew Jacobs Morgan ... George Dekker
Bunny Lee Bunny Lee ... Himself
Don Letts ... Himself
Philips Nortey ... Neville Staple
Lee 'Scratch' Perry ... Himself
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A film about the love affair between Jamaican and British Youth culture told through the prism of one the most iconic record labels in history, TROJAN RECORDS. Combining archive footage, interview and drama - RUDEBOY tells the story of Trojan Records by placing it at the heart of a cultural revolution that unfolded in the council estates and dancefloors of late 60's and early 70' Britain and how that period of immigration and innovation transformed popular music and culture. Told by a cast of legendary artists including Lee 'Scratch' Perry, Toots Hibbert, Ken Boothe, Neville Staple, Marcia Griffiths, Dave Barker, Dandy Livingstone, Lloyd Coxsone, Pauline Black, Derrick Morgan and more.

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A film about the origins and impact of Trojan Records and how Jamaican music paved the way for modern multi-cultural Britain.

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Official Sites:

Official Site

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 2018 (Netherlands) See more »

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Pulse Films See more »
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Color

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Anamorphic
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