Overall A-

A desire to win their school's "battle of the bands" competition brings together an unlikely group of teens (played by Vanessa Hudgens, Alyson Michalka and Gaelan Connell). As they practice, the group discovers they may have more in common than just their love of music.

Violence B
Sexual Content B+
Profanity B+
Substance Use B

MPAA Rating: PG for some thematic elements and mild language,


The most recent home video release of this movie is March 16, 2010. Here are some details…

Release Date: 16 March 2010
Bandslamreleases on DVD with the following extras:
- Audio commentary with Hudgens, Michalka, Connell and director, Todd Graff
- Nine deleted/extended scenes with optional director’s introduction
- Honor Society - Bandslam Music Video
- Vanessa Hudgens - Musical Performance

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When a rock star wannabe gets a gig as a substitute teacher, he uses class time to organize a band for an upcoming competition in School of Rock. Like Will’s mom, the father in A Walk to Remember isn’t too happy about his daughter’s association with some of the students from her school. Vanessa Hudgens, who plays Sa5m in this film, can also be seen in the High School Musical (1, 2, and 3) movies.