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Don't Knock the Rock (1956)

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84 min | Music

A disc jockey tries to prove to teenagers' parents that rock 'n' roll is harmless and won't turn their kids into juvenile delinquents.
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Robert E. Kent (screenplay) (story)
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Updated Dec 14, 1956

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Dec 14, 1956 (United States)

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Bill Haley and the Comets
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Alan Dale
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Alan Freed
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The Treniers
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Little Richard
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Dave Appell
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Applejacks
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Patricia Hardy
Francine MacLaine Francine MacLaine   See fewer
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Fay Baker
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Jana Lund
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Gail Ganley
Molly Haines, Sister Molly Haines, Sister   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
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George Cisar
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Dick Elliott
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Jovada Ballard
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Jimmy Ballard
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Robert Banas
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Franny Beecher
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Gilbert Brady
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Nikki Faustino Brady
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Adriano Celentano
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Dan Daily
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Elaine DuPont
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Tom Fadden
Dad Haines (uncredited) Dad Haines (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Fisher
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Gene Gilbeaux
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Johnny Grande
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Bill Haley
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Don Hill
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Helen Jay
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Ralph Jones
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Joe Lanza
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Dennis Moore
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Troy Patterson
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Rudy Pompilli
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Al Rex
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Ralph Sanford
Cop at Stage Door (uncredited) Cop at Stage Door (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lennie Smith
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Lou Southern
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Claude Trenier
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Cliff Trenier
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Milt Trenier
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Glen Turnbull
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Billy Williamson
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Freda Angela Wyckoff
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5.7 / 10 | 288 votes