"Pirate Radio" Movie Review
Independent Films, Movie Reviews
My review of "Pirate Radio" aka "The Boat that Rocked."
Here's more info about the film:
Cast and Credits
Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Nighy, Rhys Ifans, Nick Frost, Kenneth Branagh
Directed by: Richard Curtis
Produced by: Richard Curtis, Debra Hayward, Liza Chasin
In the 1960s a group of 8 rogue DJs on a boat in the middle of the Northern Atlantic, played rock records and broke the law all for the love of music. The songs they played united and defined an entire generation and drove the British government crazy. By playing rock 'n roll they were standing up against the British government who did everything in their power to shut them down.
Genres: Art/Foreign and Comedy
Running Time: 2 hrs. 14 min.
Release Date: November 13th 2009 (wide)
MPAA Rating: R for language, and some sexual content including brief nudity.
Year of Production: 2009
Country: United States