An adaptation of a 2006 Broadway musical of the same name, Rock Of Ages is also a musical, and deals with a couple chasing Hollywood dreams. Sherrie (Julianne Hough) wants to be a singer, and Drew (Diego Boneta) wants to be a rock star. They chance upon each other when Sherrie is travelling to Los Angeles from Oklahoma, and a romance sparks off.
ROCK OF AGES REVIEW
Rock of Ages, it'd be pretty reasonable to say, is Tom Cruise all the way. Right from when he rises from a pile of women with a flashy animal head at his crotch for a belt, and thong-style leather pants, to when he signs off - it hard to see beyond him. Sure, there's the music, a nice little romance and many clichéd characters and events, but really, it's Tom Cruise that you will be waiting to see all throughout.
And then there's that music -- never letting go, filling up the movie as its characters break into song-and-dance routines almost every other minute - lending it the f....