The incredible case of comrade Rockstar

United Kingdom, 1992, 90 min
Section: Documentary. Music that changed us


The extraordinary story of Dean Reed, a pretty American pop singer. He was totally unknown at home, but from the 1960s until his mysterious death in 1986, Reed was the biggest star in the Soviet Union, known as the ‘Red Elvis.’ American writer Reggie Nadelson follows Reed’s trail from Colorado to Moscow. Tom Hanks has bought the story for a feature film.

  • Director: Leslie Woodhead

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Andrea 05 sep 08:12
For more information about Dean Reed you can visit the Dean Reed website

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