Pump Up the Volume (1990)

R 08/22/1990 (US) MusicDrama 1h 45m



Mark Hunter, a lonely high school student, uses his shortwave radio to moonlight as the popular pirate DJ "Hard Harry." When his show gets blamed for a teen committing suicide, the students clash with high school faculty and the authorities.

  1. Allan Moyle

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Christian Slater

    Christian Slater

    Mark Hunter

  2. Samantha Mathis

    Samantha Mathis

    Nora Diniro

  3. Annie Ross

    Annie Ross

    Loretta Creswood

  4. Scott Paulin

    Scott Paulin

    Brian Hunter

  5. Mimi Kennedy

    Mimi Kennedy

    Marla Hunter

  6. Andy Romano

    Andy Romano


  7. Keith Stuart Thayer

    Luis Chavez

  8. Cheryl Pollak

    Cheryl Pollak

    Paige Woodward

  9. Jeff Chamberlain

    Jeff Chamberlain

    Mr. Woodward

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Pump Up the Volume
Pump Up the Volume

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $11,500,000.00


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