Plot & Details
Veteran hack director Sidney J. Furie directs the silly straight-to-video comedy Rock My World. The aging stuffy English aristocrats Lord and Lady Foxley (Peter O'Toole and Joan Plowright) have fallen on hard times, so they loan out the use of their mansion to the American rock band Global Heresy. When the band's bass player mysteriously disappears, Nat (Alicia Silverstone) shows up to replace him. Then the servants don't show up, and the Foxleys are forced to pose and a maid and a butler in their own mansion. The culture class between the conservative English and the reckless Americans is played for comedy, leading to an ending where the power of rock & roll transforms both cultural groups.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Comedy
- Run Time: 116min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 07/05/2002
- DVD Release Date: 09/03/2002
- Distributor(s): Paramount
- Director(s): Sidney J. Furie
- Starring: Peter O'Toole , Joan Plowright , Alicia Silverstone , Lochlyn Munro , Jaimz Woolvett
- Themes: Culture Clash,Class Differences,Fish Out of Water,Americans Abroad,Musician's Life
- Tone: Bright,Merry,Quirky,Satirical,Witty
- Keywords: English [nationality], aristocrat, butler, class-consciousness, maid, mansion, rock-band
- Language: English