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Because You d Twist
Documentary History Rated: 7+ (PG)19921h 14mOn: Rent or Buy Only Country: Canada

Combining rare and often hilarious archival footage with engaging interviews, this groovy documentary chronicles the evolution of the titular postwar rock ’n' roll dance craze that took America by storm. Featuring singers and musicians who helped define the phenomenon like Hank Ballard, Chubby Checker, and Joey Dee, as well as clips from TV shows like “American Bandstand,” TWIST tells the overlooked story of how shaking your hips went from being a sign of social degeneracy to the dance form that rocked the world.Twist featuring Cholly Atkins and Hank Ballard is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a documentary and history movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (140 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#52,591 Ranked Movie

#3114 Ranked in Musical Movies

#3179 Ranked in History Movies

#3388 Ranked in Music Movies

Twist has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (140 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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