• Go, Johnny, Go! (1959)

Go, Johnny, Go!

Release Date: June 1st, 1959

G |1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary

At the end of another successful rock-'n'-roll concert at Loew's State Theater, groundbreaking disc jockey Alan Freed (Alan Freed) announces a talent search from the stage. Somewhere in the audience, wide-eyed usher and aspiring singer Johnny (Jimmy Clanton) listens attentively. Determined to become Freed's latest discovery, Johnny struggles to raise the money he'll need to record a demo. Along the way, he falls for fellow singer and orphan Julie Arnold (Sandy Stewart).

Cast: Jimmy Clanton, Alan Freed, Sandy Stewart, Chuck Berry, Herb Vigran, Frank Wilcox, Barbara Woodell, Milton Frome

Director: Paul Landres

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Valiant Productions, Hal Roach Studios Inc.

Distributors: Valiant Films

Keywords: Growing up, Spirited, New York City, Love, 1950s, Love interest, Quest

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