Rude Boy

Rude Boy (1980)

Grab the future... by its face!

  • Genre: Drama, Music, Documentary
  • Release Date: 1980-07-25
  • User Rating: 6.1/10 from 22 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 13min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Buzzy Enterprises
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Directors: David Mingay, Jack Hazan.
star 6.1/10
From 22 Ratings


Rude Boy is a semi-documentary, part character study, part 'rockumentary', featuring a British punk band, The Clash. The script includes the story of a fictional fan juxtposed with actual public events of the day, including political demonstrations and Clash concerts.

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  • Joe Strummer

    as Rhythm Guitarist
  • Topper Headon

    as Drummer
  • Jimmy Pursey

    as Himself
  • Ray Gange

    as Rude Boy
  • Paul Simonon

    as Bassist
  • Mick Jones

    as Self
  • Ari Up

    as Self
Directing David Mingay Director
Writing Ray Gange Writer
Directing Jack Hazan Director
Writing David Mingay Writer
Production Jack Hazan Producer
Production David Mingay Producer
Sound Mick Jones Music
Sound Joe Strummer Music
Camera Jack Hazan Director of Photography
Editing Peter Goddard Editor
Editing David Mingay Editor
Directing Peter Goddard Assistant Director
Sound Greg Bailey Sound Mixer
Sound Bob Edwards Sound Mixer
Sound Garth Marshall Sound Mixer
Sound Bill Rowe Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Camera Richard Branczik Camera Operator
Camera Julian Harvey Camera Operator
Camera John Metcalfe Camera Operator
Camera Mike Miller Camera Operator
Camera Dick Pope Camera Operator
Camera John Simmons Camera Operator
Art Chris Allies Title Designer
Crew Julia Atwater Thanks
Crew John Broad Thanks
Crew Claude Hilliman Thanks
Crew Bernie Rhodes Thanks