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Pump Up the Volume

Pump Up the Volume

Talk hard!
Aug 22, 1990 1h 45m
245 votes


Mark Hunter, a lonely high school student, uses his shortwave radio to moonlight as the popular pirate DJ "Hard Harry." When his show gets blamed for a teen committing suicide, the students clash with high school faculty and the authorities.

Title Pump Up the Volume
Companies New Line Cinema, SC Entertainment
Countries Canada, United States of America
Keywords suicide, authority, hero, arizona, radio, chaos, freedom, cult, high school, rebellion, principal, pirate, parents, dj