Rank: 76/100 in Top Movie 1990 – Pump Up the Volume: Talk hard!

Movie Synopsis:
Mark Hunter is an intelligent but shy teenager who has just moved to suburban Arizona from New York. Unbeknownst to his parents and peers, at 10pm each school night Mark takes to the shortwave radio in his basement and transforms into pirate DJ “Hard Harry”. Mark’s show, at once thoughtful and profane, becomes an underground hit with students at his high school, inspiring the wrath of his principal and the Federal Communications Commission [FCC].

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Pump Up the Volume
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1990-08-22
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Music Movie, Drama Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1990
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): New Line Cinema, SC Entertainment
  • Production Countries: Canada, United States of America
  • Budget: $0.00
  • Revenue: $11.00
  • Running Time: 105 minutes
  • Director: Allan Moyle
  • Actors: Christian Slater, Samantha Mathis, Annie Ross, Scott Paulin, Mimi Kennedy
  • YB100 views Counts: 93
  • YB100 Likes: 5
  • Popularity: 9.53
  • Vote Count: 186
  • Vote Average: 7.1

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