Talk Hard! Steal the air! In 1990, the cult film Pump Up the Volume was released and it proved to be a formative movie experience for many teenagers of the time. So, 31 years after it came out, I sat down with Michael Bailey to take apart the film and see if Hard Harry’s words of rebellion still hold up.
You can listen here:
Apple Podcasts: Pop Culture Affidavit
Pop Culture Affidavit podcast page
And here are some extras for you ..
The Ringer article “Talk Hard: The Making of the Teen-Angst Classic ‘Pump Up the Volume'”
The theatrical trailer:
A Spotify Pump Up the Volume Soundtrack Playlist:
I enjoyed this film and had such a crush on Samantha Mathis….