Rock Around the Clock
|Release Date:||March 21, 1956|
|Running time:||77 minutes|
|Cast:||Bill Haley, Rudy Pompilli, Al Rex, Franny Beecher, Johnny Grande|
|Director:||Fred F. Sears|
|Writer:||James B. Gordon, Robert E. Kent|
Description: A frustrated big-band promoter runs into rock-and-rollers Bill Haley and the Comets at a small-town dance. He quickly becomes their manager and, with the help of Alan Freed, hopes to bring the new sound to the entire country. But will a conniving booking agent, with a personal ax to grind with the manager, conspire to keep the band from making the big time?
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