Shake, Rattle and Rock

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Shake, Rattle and Rock ★★½ 1957

A deejay wants to open a teen music club playing rock 'n' roll, which has all the conservative parents up in arms. A court case follows (which the kids win). Incidental plot to the great music by Fats Domino, Joe Turner, Annita Ray, and Tommy Charles. Songs include “Ain't It a Shame,” “Honey Chile,” “I'm in Love Again,” “Feelin' Happy,” and “Sweet Love on My Mind.” 76m/C VHS, DVD . Mike Connors, Lisa Gaye, Sterling Holloway, Margaret Dumont, Raymond Hatton, Douglass Dumbrille; D: Edward L. Cahn; W: Lou Rusoff.