Rock & Rule

Friday, February 28 - Saturday, March 1, 2014

Birthday tribute to Lou Reed — Digital projection

ROCK & RULE is a Canadian cult classic animated musical from 1983 about an aging rock star, Mok (Don Francks), who is on the search for a very special voice that can unleash a powerful demon from another dimension. Featuring songs by Lou Reed, Debbie Harry, Cheap Trick, Iggy Pop, and Earth, Wind & Fire. Presented by Less Tech More Life.

“A masterpiece of outré animation and wildly ambitious vision and remains a triumph in animated feature film.” –

Rock & Rule Feature
Rock & Rule © 1983 The Canada Trust Licensee, in Trust.
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  • Country Canada
  • Rating PG
  • Year 1983
  • Running Time 77 minutes
  • Director Clive A. Smith

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