The Runaways is a 2010 American biographical film about the 1970s all-girl rock band of the same name. The film was written and directed by Floria Sigismondi, who based the screenplay on the book Neon Angel: A Memoir of a Runaway by the band's original lead vocalist Cherie Currie. Dakota Fanning plays Currie, Kristen Stewart plays rhythm guitarist and vocalist Joan Jett, and Michael Shannon plays record producer Kim Fowley. The film depicts the formation of the band in 1975 and focuses on the relationship between Currie and Jett until Currie's departure from the band. Cherie Currie is a...
|Release date:||January 24, 2010|
|Directed by:||Floria Sigismondi|
|Producer:||Art Linson, John Linson, William Pohlad|
|Screenplay by:||Floria Sigismondi|
|Adapted from:||Neon Angel: The Cherie Currie Story|