Released Date
March 19, 2010
Distributor
Apparition
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Budget
$10,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$3,573,673 + $1,107,978 = $4,681,651
31

Kristen Stewart

as Joan Jett

27

Dakota Fanning

as Cherie Currie

32

Stella Maeve

as Sandy West

32

Riley Keough

as Marie Currie

32

Scout Taylor-Compton

as Lita Ford

32

Alia Shawkat

as Robin

47

Michael Shannon

as Kim Fowley

1983-2012

Johnny Lewis

as Scottie

About The Runaways

A coming-of-age biographical film about the 1970s teenage all-girl rock band The Runaways. The relationship between band members Cherie Currie and Joan Jett is also explored.

About

Joan Jett and Cherie Currie are two teenagers from Southern California who create a female rock band that is a huge success. The film follows the rise to fame of The Runaways and how hard it was to keep relationships strong. 

Trivia

Floria Sigismondi wrote and directed the film. The movie is based off the novel titled, Neon Angel: A Memoir of a Runaway, by rocker Cherie Currie.