American Hot Wax | 1978

Musical
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 ...more

Cast

... Alan Freed

Actor

... Sheryl

Actor

... Mookie

Actor

... Teenage Louise

Actor

... Lead Singer in Chesterfields

Actor

... Singer in Chesterfields

Actor

... Singer in Chesterfields

Actor

... Singer in Chesterfields

Actor

... Lennie Richfield

Actor

... Artie Moress

Actor

... District Attorney

Actor

... Himself

Actor

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.

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