Roadie (film)

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Poster of the movie Roadie.jpg
Directed by Alan Rudolph
Produced by Zalman King
Carolyn Pfeiffer
John E. Pommer
Written by Big Boy Medlin
Michael Ventura
Zalman King
Alan Rudolph
Starring Meat Loaf
Kaki Hunter
Don Cornelius
Gailard Sartain
Art Carney
Distributed by United Artists
Release dates
  • June 13, 1980 (1980-06-13)
Running time 105 min.
Country United States
Language English

Roadie is a 1980 film directed by Alan Rudolph about a truck driver who becomes a roadie for a traveling rock and roll show. The film stars Meat Loaf and marks his first starring role in a film. There are also cameo appearances by musicians such as Peter Frampton, Roy Orbison and Hank Williams Jr., and supporting roles played by Alice Cooper and the members of Blondie. The film was marketed with the tagline "Bands make it rock...Roadies make it roll." There is also a 2011 film with the same name.[1]

The Cast[edit]

Home Media[edit]

On August 20, 2013, Shout! Factory released Roadie on Blu-ray.[2]


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