Radio Rebel

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"Can the girl who never speaks... Become the voice of a generation?"
  • TV-G
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 5.7  (10,764)

Radio Rebel is a 2012 teen comedy-drama film directed by Peter Howitt and starring Debby Ryan, Sarena Parmar, and Adam DiMarco. The movie follows the story of a shy and introverted high school senior, Tara Adams, who leads a secret double life as a popular and anonymous radio DJ known as "Radio Rebel." The movie takes place in Seattle, Washington, where Tara is a student at Lincoln High School. Tara is a loner, and she has trouble fitting in with her classmates due to her introverted personality. However, Tara has a secret passion for music, and she expresses herself through her alter ego, Radio Rebel.

Radio Rebel is a popular voice on the local radio station, "SLAM FM." Her show is known for its unique and eclectic mix of music and her inspiring and empowering messages.

Things get complicated when Tara's radio show gains popularity, and her classmates start to take notice. Tara becomes the talk of the school, and her secret life as Radio Rebel is in danger of being exposed.

Meanwhile, Tara's best friend, Audrey, is struggling to find her own voice and speak up for herself. Audrey is a talented musician, but she lacks the confidence to perform in front of others.

As Tara's popularity continues to grow, she starts to use her platform to inspire her classmates and help them find their own voices. She encourages Audrey to overcome her fears and perform at the school talent show, and she even gives a voice to the school's outcasts and misfits.

However, Tara's secret identity as Radio Rebel is on the verge of being revealed. The school's principal, Mr. Goss, is determined to uncover the identity of the mysterious radio DJ, and he sets out to find the truth.

As the tension builds, Tara must decide whether to reveal her true identity and risk losing everything she has worked for, or continue to keep her secret and live a double life.

Overall, Radio Rebel is a fun and inspiring movie that encourages viewers to be themselves and follow their passions. Debby Ryan delivers a strong performance as Tara, and the movie's music is upbeat and catchy. The film also features strong supporting performances from Sarena Parmar and Adam DiMarco, and it touches on themes of friendship, self-expression, and staying true to oneself.

Radio Rebel is a 2012 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7.

Radio Rebel
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    5.7  (10,764)