Pirate Radio

In the mid-’60s, the BBC more or less refused to play rock & roll over the airwaves, and since they controlled all of British radio at the time, that meant the teenagers and hip adults couldn’t hear tracks by such soon-to-be-legendary bands as the Rolling Stones, the Who, and the Kinks. In response, a number of enterprising businesspeople anchored boats...read more

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Pirate Radio - Trailer 1
02:19 — A young man joins his godfather at a 1960s pirate radio station in the North Sea.
Pirate Radio - Trailer
02:32 — Pirate Radio is the high-spirited story of how 8 DJs love affair with Rock n Roll changed the world forever. In the 1960s this group of rouge DJs, on (more…)
Pirate Radio - Official Trailer
02:19 — Pirate Radio is the high-spirited story of how 8 DJs love affair with Rock n Roll changed the world forever. In the 1960s this group of rouge DJs, on (more…)
Pirate Radio - Trailer
02:28 — Pirate Radio is the high-spirited story of how 8 DJs love affair with Rock n Roll changed the world forever. In the 1960s this group of rouge DJs, on (more…)

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After the BBC bans rock and roll from Britain's official airwaves, a DJ (Bill Nighy) begins broadcasting from a boat sailing in international waters. He and a group of on-air personalities become very popular, but the government wants to shut them down. Di (more…)

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  • Released: 2009
  • Rating: R
  • Review: In the mid-’60s, the BBC more or less refused to play rock & roll over the airwaves, and since they controlled all of British radio at the time, that meant the teenagers and hip adults couldn’t hear tracks by such soon-to-be-legendary bands as the Rolling… (more)

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