'Rock of Ages': '80s-inspired musical is off-key, critics say

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'Rock of Ages': '80s-inspired musical is off-key, critics say
 

In this week's new movies, Adam Sandler comes out with yet another crass and lazy comedy and auto-tuned singing celebrities make a movie about rock music

In this week's new movies, Adam Sandler comes out with yet another crass and lazy comedy and auto-tuned singing celebrities make a movie about rock music

Rock of Ages is a lighthearted musical about the “fun” eighties, full of big hair, Spandex and throbbing power ballads. The mythical eighties are as far from reality

THR gathered reviews from top critics of the '80s rock musical starring Tom Cruise.

I went into Rock of Ages—an adaptation of a Broadway jukebox musical dedicated largely to hair-band hits of the 1980s—with expectations that barely rose to the level of modest. Whitesnake? Twisted Sister? Tom Cruise?

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'Rock of Ages': '80s-inspired musical is off-key, critics say

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