Detroit Rock City Movie Review Summary

Actors: Edward Furlong, Giuseppe Andrews, James DeBello, Sam Huntington, Lin Shaye, Melanie Lynskey,Natasha Lyonne, Shannon Tweed, KISS

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Four determined teenage guys love the band KISS so much that they will go through anything to see them in concert after Jam's (Sam Huntington) religious mother burns their tickets. All four get caught up in an array of events such as being held at gunpoint to stripping in a bar. This movie has definitly caught the pains of growing up and escaping degrading parents.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Emily

Hawk, Trip, Lex and Jam are 4 Ohio teens who just happen to be the world's biggest KISS fans. Having tickets to see KISS in Detroit, their dreams are about to come true. Until Jam's religious KISS-despising mother finds the tickets, burns them, and sends Jam to boarding school to keep him in line. All this aside, the teens are determined to see KISS if it's the last thing they do. Will they gain admittance to the concert of a lifetime, and who will they meet along their road trip there?
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Script Analysis of Detroit Rock City

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Kids growing up/acting up?    -   Yes Kids:    -   fighting with parents Road trip    -   Yes Age group    -   trouble in high school Sexing?    -   first sexual experience

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast    -   Midwest City?    -   Yes City:    -   dangerous Misc setting    -   school    -   sports arena    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy Any profanity?    -   Some foul language    -   A lot of foul language If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of singing If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15

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