This is a
collection of pop hit songs from a stage
play transformed into a big screen movie called Rock of Ages.
It's the same
old story of boy meets girl, but don't worry about
the plot, you don't need
any; you just need to enjoy the film whose every
scene is built around a
classic 1980 soft rock classic song.
Tom Cruise plays a mystic over-the-top
super rock star -- having more fun than he has
allowed himself in years.
enjoy a great time at the movies.
The cast and music is well worth the price of
Rock of Ages has
enough 80s cheese to fulfill
most nostalgic dreams -- but it's Tom Cruise's
performance as rock legend Stacee
Jaxx that makes the trip worthwhile.
The plot is simple: small town girl comes
to Hollywood to fulfill her dream to become a
singer, meets the boy of her
dreams, and duets follow.
It is well directed by Hairspray choreographer Adam
It's a kitschy trip back in rock & roll
The big thing that
I thought was ridiculous in
this version of the Broadway musical was when the
two stars sing in one
They sing and do a striptease to the song I Want to Know
What Love Is at the same time.
I think somebody missed the boat with this
It's a crazy concept to mix striptease with that