American Hot Wax (1978)

American Hot Wax
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 31mins.
Genres Musical
Keywords rock 'n' roll, teen
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Tom Baker Actor n/a 1 1000075
Daria Zetlen Actor n/a 1 1000076
Bob Mazzone Actor n/a 1 1000074
Michael Heit Actor n/a 1 1000073
Olivia Barash Actor n/a 1 1000072
Fil Formicola Actor n/a 1 1000077
Frankie Ford Actor n/a 1 1000078
Ron Kreitzman Actor n/a 1 1000082
Connie Slamar Actor n/a 1 1000083
Sharon Dior Actor n/a 1 1000081
Hank Hamilton Actor n/a 1 1000080
Lisa Medford Actor n/a 1 1000079
Melanie Chartoff Actor n/a 1 1000071
Johnny Haymer Actor n/a 1 1000070
Larry Hankin Actor n/a 1 1000061
Dina Ousley Actor n/a 1 1000062
Doug Samaha Actor n/a 1 1000060
George Poulos Actor n/a 1 1000059
Arnold Johnson Actor n/a 1 1000058
Dianne Brooks Actor n/a 1 1000063
Denise Maynelli Actor n/a 1 1000064
Ted Schwartz Actor n/a 1 1000068
Eric Mercury Actor n/a 1 1000069
Lonna Montrose Actor n/a 1 1000067
Andrea Claudio Actor n/a 1 1000066
Nancy Dalziel Actor n/a 1 1000065
Mary Peters Actor n/a 1 1000084
Howard Storm Actor n/a 1 1000085
Danford B Greene Editor n/a 172 7000003
Kenny Vance Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000001
Ronald J Fagan Editor n/a 172 7000002
Melvin Shapiro Editor n/a 172 7000001
William A Fraker Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
George Gaines Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Elayne Barbara Ceder Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Robert Knudson Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000001
Tommy Overton Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000002
Mina Mittelman Costumes n/a 120828 13000003
Don Vargas Costumes n/a 120828 13000002
Robert DeMora Costumes n/a 120828 13000001
Joe Wallenstein Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Art Linson Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Christopher Lucien Koefoed Actor n/a 1 1000089
William Davis Actor n/a 1 1000090
Scott Miller Actor n/a 1 1000088
Cameron Crowe Actor n/a 1 1000087
Richard Perry Actor n/a 1 1000086
Penny Mutrux Actor n/a 1 1000091
Mario Maglieri Actor n/a 1 1000092
Fred T Gallo Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
John Kaye Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Art Linson Producer n/a 3 3000001
Floyd Mutrux Director n/a 2 2000001
Robert Ezrin Actor n/a 1 1000093
Buddy Neil Micucci Actor n/a 1 1000057
Frank Campana Actor n/a 1 1000056
Stephen Pearlman Actor n/a 1 1000019
Keene Curtis Actor n/a 1 1000020
Richard Forbes Actor n/a 1 1000018
Jack Edward Ellis Actor n/a 1 1000017
Stewart Steinberg Actor n/a 1 1000016
Pat McNamara Actor n/a 1 1000021
Will Thornbury Actor n/a 1 1000022
Bruce Sudano Actor n/a 1 1000026
Edward Hokenson Actor n/a 1 1000027
Joe Esposito Actor n/a 1 1000025
Charles Greene Actor n/a 1 1000024
Hamilton Camp Actor n/a 1 1000023
Kenny Vance Actor Professor La Piano 1 1000015
Screamin' Jay Hawkins Actor Himself 1 1000014
Carl Earl Weaver Actor Lead Singer in Chesterfields 1 1000005
Al Chalk Actor Singer in Chesterfields 1 1000006
Laraine Newman Actor Teenage Louise 1 1000004
Jay Leno Actor Mookie 1 1000003
Fran Drescher Actor Sheryl 1 1000002
Sam Harkness Actor Singer in Chesterfields 1 1000007
Arnold McCuller Actor Singer in Chesterfields 1 1000008
Chuck Berry Actor Himself 1 1000012
Jerry Lee Lewis Actor Himself 1 1000013
John Lehne Actor District Attorney 1 1000011
Moosie Drier Actor Artie Moress 1 1000010
Jeff Altman Actor Lennie Richfield 1 1000009
Stephanie Sprukill Actor n/a 1 1000028
Joyce King Actor n/a 1 1000029
Lenny Capizzi Actor n/a 1 1000047
Chesley Uxbridge Actor n/a 1 1000048
Artie Ripp Actor n/a 1 1000046
Al Maines Actor n/a 1 1000045
Mark Diamond Actor n/a 1 1000044
V J Mariano Actor n/a 1 1000049
John Marigliano Actor n/a 1 1000050
Nora Denney Actor n/a 1 1000054
Garry Goodrow Actor n/a 1 1000055
Heather Lowe Actor n/a 1 1000053
John Hawker Actor n/a 1 1000052
Maurice Starr Actor n/a 1 1000051
Patricia Clinger Actor n/a 1 1000043
Gail Kantor Actor n/a 1 1000042
Marion Perkins Actor n/a 1 1000033
Matthew Tobin Actor n/a 1 1000034
Richard Roat Actor n/a 1 1000032
Brenda Russell Actor n/a 1 1000031
Yolande Howard Actor n/a 1 1000030
Bobby Johnson Actor n/a 1 1000035
Red Keller Actor n/a 1 1000036
Jo Ann Harris Actor n/a 1 1000040
Andrea Robinson Actor n/a 1 1000041
Jeanne Sheffield Actor n/a 1 1000039
Charles Irwin Actor n/a 1 1000038
Elmer Valentine Actor n/a 1 1000037
Tim McIntire Actor Alan Freed 1 1000001
Synopsis
It is the early 1950s, and disc jockey Alan Freed is promoting a new style of music called rock and roll. Freed is attempting to stage the very first live rock show at Brooklyn's Paramount Theatre, but in order to do so he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives, and the local police.