Shake, Rattle & Rock!

BACK TO THE 50s MOVIES

Ο τίτλος της ταινίας ‘’Shake, Rattle & Rock!’’ ήταν μία έξυπνη παραλλαγή του τραγουδιού του Big Joe Turner ‘’Shake, Rattle and Roll’’, που έκαναν επιτυχία λίγο αργότερα ο Bill Haley και ο Elvis Presley. Γυρίστηκε το 1956, σε σκηνοθεσία του Edward L. Cahn, έχοντας ως μουσικούς πρωταγωνιστές τον Fats Domino και τον Big Joe Turner.

 

Cast

Mike Connors (credited as “Touch Connors”) as Garry Nelson
Lisa Gaye as June Fitzdingle
Sterling Holloway as Albert “Axe” McAllister
Douglass Dumbrille as Eustace Fentwick III
Raymond Hatton as Horace Fitzdingle
Margaret Dumont as Georgianna Fitzdingle
Percy Helton as Hiram, the funeral director
Paul Dubov as Bugsy Smith
Eddie Kafafian as Nick
Charles Evans as Bill Bentley
Clarence Kolb as Judge McCombs
Fats Domino as himself
Tommy Charles as himself
Jimmy Pickford as Eddie
Leon Tyler as Aloysius Pentigrouch
Pat Gregory as Pat
Rosie & Carlos as teen dance contest winners
Annitta Ray as Annita, singing slum teen
Giovanna Fiorino as Helen
Frank Jenks as Frank, TV program manager
Joe Devlin as squad car officer
Pierre Watkin as Armstrong, editor
Nancy Kilgas as Nancy
Choker Campbell as himself
Big Joe Turner as himself

Soundtrack
Fats Domino – “I’m in Love Again” (Written by Fats Domino as Antoine Domino)
Fats Domino – “Honey Chile”
Fats Domino – “Ain’t That a Shame” (Written by Fats Domino and David Bartholomew)
Joe Turner – “Feelin’ Happy”
Big Joe Turner – “Lipstick, Powder & Paint” (Written by Charles F. Calhoun)
“Choker, The”
“Rock, Rock, Rock”
“Sweet Love on My Mind” (Written by Wayne Walker)
“Rockin’ on Saturday Night” (Written by George Matola and Johnny Lehmann)