The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll Synopsis
Two estranged childhood friends channel their talent and passion for music into a cross-country road trip that brings them face to face with their past on a quest to confront the future.
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Los Angeles Times

Some grace notes and riffs ring true, but mainly it plays like a familiar tune on a broken record.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Those who go looking for tragic relevance in Scott Rosenbaum's debut indie won't find much to grasp onto.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

A limp piece of fan fiction about a fictional rock band's heyday and decline.
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Variety

By Ronnie Scheib
Unfortunately, the unconvincing fictional storyline Rosenbaum weaves around this solid musical base hits every meller cliche in the...
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40

The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
An exhausted pileup of rock-movie clichés, The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll presents artistic self-destruction with the solemnity of a...
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30

Village Voice

By Nick Schager
The phoniness of their cross-country saga is compounded by a gaggle of cipher sidekicks.
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25

Slant Magazine

By Glenn Heath Jr.
There's nothing inherently flawed about this nomadic and potentially life-affirming narrative, but Rosenbaum manages to instill every...
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25

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
You'd be better off renting "Eddie and the Cruisers" (1983) than slogging through this latest, far more dire recycling of the same rock...
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20

Time Out New York

One only hopes that Ruby Dee, Michael K. Williams and the late, great Pinetop Perkins were paid well for their wasted time.
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THE PERFECT AGE OF ROCK & ROLL

By therese6069
Absolutely one of the BEST independent films I have ever seen! Good music, great actors...makes you want to buy a camper and travel cross country with nothing but the clothes on my back and my ipod...

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Rated R | For For language throughout, drug use, some sexual content and nudity