The Runaways Poster

Release Date: March 19th, 2010

DVD Release Date: July 20th, 2010

R|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
Joan Jett (Kristen Stewart) and Cherie Currie (Dakota Fanning), two rebellious teenagers from Southern California, become the frontwomen for the Runaways -- the now-legendary group that paved the way for future generations of female rockers. Under the Svengalilike influence of impresario Kim Fowley, the band becomes a huge success, with Joan as the band's hard-rocking heart, and Cherie as the sex kitten. However, the teens' stormy relationship threatens the band's future.

Cast: Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Alia Shawkat, Scout Taylor-Compton, Michael Shannon, Johnny Lewis, Tatum O'Neal, Brett Cullen

Director: Floria Sigismondi

Genres: Biography, Drama

Production Co: River Road, Linson Entertainment

Distributors: Apparition, Apparition

Keywords: 1970s, Growing up, Engaging, Rise

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