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The Runaways

Based on the experiences of the rock-and-roll band, The Runaways, this dramatized account follows teenagers Joan Jett (Kristen Stewart) and Cherie Currie (Dakota Fanning) as they determine to break into the male-dominated music world of the 1970s. Get the movie review and more. »


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Run Time: 105
Theater Release: 19 Mar 2010
Video Release: 20 Jul 2010
MPAA Rating: R
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The Runawayswere part of the rock music scene between 1975 and 1979.

Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning also star together in Twilight Saga: The New Moon. Kristen Stewart, who plays Joan Jett, is best known for as Bella in the Twilight franchise. Dakota Fanning, who takes the role of Cherie Currie, has been in the movie business most of her life. Look for her in the family friendly films Charlotte’s Web and Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story.

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The Runaways releases to DVD and Blu-ray on July 20, 2010.

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