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591 Ratings


Directed by Herbert Ross
United States, 1984
Drama, Romance


A city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. The film is loosely based on events that took place in the small, rural, and religious community of Elmore City, Oklahoma.

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Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | 2 nominations including: Best Music, Original Song

Golden Globes (USA)

1985 | Nominee: Best Original Song - Motion Picture

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