Rock of Ages Movie

Based on the Hit Broadway Musical.

Rock of Ages movie poster

Who's Involved:

Tom Cruise, Paul Giamatti, Alec Baldwin, Tobey Maguire, Russell Brand, Adam Shankman, Malin Akerman, Diego González Boneta, Chris D'Arienzo, Scott Prisand, Bryan Cranston, Julianne Hough, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Gibgot, Matthew Weaver, Carl Levin, Janet Billig, Hillary Weaver, Dan Shafer

Release Date:

Friday, June 15, 2012 (Nationwide)

sexual content, suggestive dancing, some heavy drinking, and language

Runtime: 2 hrs, 5 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

The story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock 'n' roll romance is told through the hits of Def Leppard, Joan Jett, Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi, Night Ranger, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Whitesnake, and more.

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Who stars in Rock of Ages: Cast List

... Justice

"Respect" , "Trolls World Tour"  

... Dennis Dupree

"The Boss Baby" , "Rise of the Guardians"  

... Stacee Jaxx

"Top Gun: Maverick" , "Mission: Impossible 7"  

... Sherrie Christian

"Burlesque" , "Footloose"  

... Lonny

"Minions: The Rise of Gru" , "Despicable Me"  

... Manager

"A Mouthful of Air" , "Jungle Cruise"  

... Drew Boley

"Terminator: Dark Fate" , "Monster Hunter"  

... Arch-Conservative

"Side Effects" , "Rachel's Holiday"  

... Mayor

"Total Recall" , "The One and Only Ivan"  

... Constance

"Friendsgiving" , "Elektra Luxx"  

Who's making Rock of Ages: Crew List

A look at the Rock of Ages behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Adam Shankman last directed What Men Want and Bedtime Stories. The film's writer Chris D'Arienzo last wrote Barry Munday and Always On My Mind.


Chris D'Arienzo


Jennifer Gibgot
Carl Levin
Tobey Maguire
Scott Prisand
Matthew Weaver

Production: What we know about Rock of Ages?

Key Facts

  1. Adapted from the book and the Off Broadway play by Chris D'Arienzo. This musical will feature signature '80s rock anthems popularized by Journey, Twisted Sister, Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, Foreigner, Bon Jovi and REO Speedwagon.

Filming Timeline

  1. May 2012: The film was in Completed status.
  2. December 2011: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. May 2011: The film was in Production status.
  4. March 2011: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. Scheduled for a May 2011 start.

  6. December 2010: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  7. Tentatively set for a March 2011 start

  8. December 2008: The film was in Development status.

Rock of Ages Release Date: When was the film released?

Rock of Ages was released in 2012 on Friday, June 15, 2012 (in 3,350 theaters . There were 7 other movies released on the same date, including That's My Boy, Extraterrestrial and Americano.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

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