American Hot Wax


Release Date: January 01, 1978
Running Time: 91 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG
Genre: 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 he has to the outrage and angry protests of parents, political conservatives, and the local police.


Fran Drescher

Jay Leno

Laraine Newman

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