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The Last Days Of Disco (2015)
(eBook)


Published: [United States] : Orenda Books : Made available through hoopla, 2015
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs)
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781495627668 (electronic bk.), 1495627667 (electronic bk.),
Language:  English


Chloèe Sevigny, Kate Beckinsale, Chris Eigeman, Mackenzie Astin, Matt Keeslar, Matthew Ross, Burr Steers, Tara Subkoff, Michael Weatherly, David Thornton, Jaid Barrymore, Sonsee Ahray, Edoardo Ballerini, Scott Beehner, Kathleen Chalfant, John C. Havens, Carlos Jacott, Leslie Lyles, Mark McKinney, James Murtaugh, Linda Pierce, Sharon Scruggs, Robert Sean Leonard, Jennifer Beals

A witty, energetic, elegant eulogy to the beauty and power of the 45rpm vinyl record and the small but significant part it played in a small town community in 1982Early in the decade that taste forgot, Fat Franny Duncan is on top of the world. He is the undoubted King of the Ayrshire Mobile Disco scene, controlling and ruling the competition with an iron fist. From birthdays to barn dances, Franny is the man to call. He even played "My Boy Lollipop" at a funeral and got away with it. But the future is uncertain. A new partnership is coming and is threatening to destroy the big man's Empire. Bobby Cassidy and Joey Miller have been best mates since primary school. Joey is an idealist; Bobby just wants to get laid and avoid following his brother Gary to the Falklands. A partnership in their new mobile disco venture seems like the best way for Bobby to do both at the same time. With compensation from an accident at work, Bobby's dad Harry invests in the fledgling business. His marriage to Ethel is coming apart at the seams and the disco has given him something to focus on. Tragic news from the other side of the world brings all three strands together in a way that no one could have predicted

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Sloss, John, approximately 1956-
Roque, Cecilia Kate.
Roch, Edmon.
Thomas, John (John A.)
Stillman, Whit, 1952-
Sevigny, Chloèe.
Beckinsale, Kate.
Eigeman, Chris, 1965-
Astin, Mackenzie, 1973-
Keeslar, Matt.
Ross, Matt.
Steers, Burr, 1966-
Subkoff, Tara.
Weatherly, Michael, 1968-
Thornton, David, 1953-
Barrymore, Jaid.
Ahray, Sonsee.
Ballerini, Edoardo, 1970-
Beehner, Scott, 1973-
Chalfant, Kathleen, 1945-
Havens, John C.
Jacott, Carlos.
Lyles, Leslie.
McKinney, Mark, 1963-
Murtaugh, James, 1942-
Pierce, Linda.
Scruggs, Sharon.
Leonard, Robert Sean, 1969-
Beals, Jennifer.
Suozzo, Mark.
Afterman, Peter
Tougas, Ginger
Pires, Jay
Carrafa, John
Schickler, David.
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