“Eddie and the Cruisers” quotes(1983)
Plot – When the rock era began, Eddie Wilson, leader of a promising band, died in an accident after a producer's rejection. Many years later, a journalist investigates Wilson's mysterious disappearance, meeting friends and musicians who lived with Eddie that unforgettable period. The canvas of memories, wrong trails and dreams is dense, but in the end everything is resolved and even the precious tapes, refused years ago, reappear.
All actors – Tom Berenger, Michael Paré, Joe Pantoliano, Matthew Laurance, Helen Schneider, David Wilson, Michael 'Tunes' Antunes, Ellen Barkin, Kenny Vance, John Stockwell, Joe Cates, Barry Sandshow all
“Eddie and the Cruisers” Quotes 5 quotes
“- Eddie Wilson: I want something great! I want something that nobody's ever done before!
- Sal Amato: Why? We ain't great. We're just some guys from Jersey.”
“- Sal Amato: Hey, you lose the beat, people miss a step, we want them to dance.
- Eddie Wilson: Lose a beat, miss a step. What are you a moron, Sal?”
“What I want is songs that echo. The stuff we're doing now is like somebody's bedsheets. Spread 'em out, soil 'em, ship 'em out to laundry, you know?”
“We need each other. Words and music.”
“If you can't be great, then there's no sense in ever playing music again.”