The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll

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"Every generation has it's legend."
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  • 2011
  • 1 hr 31 min
  • 5.7  (556)
  • 31

In the 2009 film The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll, viewers are transported back to the gritty and glamorous world of rock music in the 1970s. The movie follows the story of two childhood friends, Spyder (played by Kevin Zegers) and Eric Genson (Lukas Haas), who grew up playing music together in their small town. As they got older, they went their separate ways, with Spyder hitting it big as a rock star and Eric becoming a struggling musician.

Despite their differences, Spyder convinces Eric to join him on a road trip across the country to reunite with their former bandmate, Rose (played by Taryn Manning), who has gone off the grid and is living in the desert. Along the way, the two men reconnect and rediscover their love of music, but their journey is not without its challenges. They encounter a number of colorful characters on the road, including a drug-addled rock journalist (played by Jason Ritter) and a free-spirited woman named Harley (played by Lauren Holly).

As they make their way to the desert, Spyder and Eric confront their demons and face the realities of the music industry. Spyder, who has become a jaded and self-centered rock star, struggles to come to terms with the toll that fame has taken on his life. Eric, on the other hand, is forced to confront his own insecurities and fears about his musical abilities.

Throughout the movie, the music is a central element, with both original songs and classic rock hits featured prominently. The film explores the power of music to bring people together and the ways in which it can heal old wounds.

At its heart, The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll is a story about friendship and the enduring power of music. The film is a love letter to the rock music of the 1970s, capturing both the gritty reality of the industry and the magic of the music itself. With strong performances from its lead actors and a memorable soundtrack, this movie is a must-see for any fans of rock music and road trip movies.

The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll is a 2011 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 31 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7 and a MetaScore of 31.

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