Light of Day
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A brother and sister grapple with family and lifestyle issues in this rock-n-roll drama. Real-life rocker Joan Jett stars as Patti Resnick, an unwed mother who sings and plays guitar in a Cleveland bar band with her brother Joe (Michael J. Fox). Estranged from her parents and struggling to make ends meet, Patti decides to dive headlong into a carefree rock-n-roll lifestyle. Good-guy Joe pulls away from music to provide some stability for her tiny son. It takes a family crisis to bring Patti back home and force her to face the prickly past with her devoutly Christian mother (Gena Rowlands).… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 58%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A pure time capsule of '80s rock 'n' roll energy. Joan Jett is perfectly cast."
‑ Cole Smithey, ColeSmithey.com
"The "Back to the Future" sequel couldn't come any sooner"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"Your typical 80s nightmare. Fox does NOT work as a rock star."
‑ Alex Sandell, Juicy Cerebellum
"Not bad for a movie tainted by "workin' man" Springsteen."
‑ Gregory Weinkauf, New Times
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