~ David Noh, FILM JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL
CITY OF ROCK
Directed & Starring Da Peng
with Gulnazar & QIAO Shan
Available Exclusively on Digital January 23
Acclaimed auteur Da Peng (Pancake Man aka Jiang Bing Man) directs and stars in the zany musical comedy CITY OF ROCK, debuting on digital January 23 from Well Go USA Entertainment. Peng plays a small-town musician who plans a benefit concert to save his town’s beloved Rock Park from redevelopment by a corporate real estate agent. CITY OF ROCK also stars Gulnazar (The Game Changer) and QIAO Shan (Some Like It Hot).
Da Peng’s highly anticipated sophomore film, CITY OF ROCK, follows Hu Liang, a young man from a small town in China, who wants to protect the town’s treasured Rock Park from redevelopment by a corporate real estate agent. Hoping to save the park by organizing a charity rock concert, he partners with music agent Cheng Gong. But when he’s offered a large payout to cancel the concert, will Hu Liang choose money or will he save the beloved town park?
Country of Origin: China
CITY OF ROCK has a runtime of approximately 140 minutes and is not rated.