The Ricky Nelson Story

  |  Buy to Own: 28/05/2007
  |  100 min
Rated 12 by the BBFC
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Biography of rock idol and TV star Ricky Nelson. The story is recalled from the viewpoint of Ricky (Gregory Calpakis) hours before his death in a plane crash in 1985. Told in flashbacks, the film examines the Nelson's early life, his rise to TV stardom in the 50s, his struggles with his father to move into music and out of his father's control, and his struggles with drugs after his fame began to diminish following his early teen successes.

Contains moderate sex and drug images
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