Bound to become a minor cult classic, Katja von Garnier's free-spirited, rock-n-roll take on Thelma and Louise somehow floats lightly above the mediocre swill of clichés it's made from. Four women in a lousy prison rock band escape just before a gig at the local Policeman's Ball. Their notoriety as lamming convicts finally secures them the airplay and popularity they yearned for but, as the cops close in, they really don't want to be recognized. There's nothing especially funny, intelligent, or moving in this relentlessly un-hip fantasy, and yet it has a unique, loose, good-natured tone that makes its brand of mediocrity just a tad more pleasing than the same-old. Presented in 1.85:1 widescreen and both German 5.1 Dolby digital and German 2.0 Dolby Surround, with subtitles in English, Spanish and French. Includes commentary by the director. Keep case.
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