Rock Opera is a 1999 comedy film that follows a fictional Austin, Texas musician's attempt to put together a tour for his struggling and under-appreciated band Pigpoke. The movie debuted at South by Southwest 1999.


Toe (Jerry Don Clark) wants his rock band Pigpoke to go on tour. He raises funds for the tour by selling marijuana, eventually making leaving town a necessity in order to survive.


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    director Bob Ray
    editor Bob Ray
    genre comedy thriller
    keywords cannabis marijuana on tour rock band
    musicBy Kurtis D. Machler
    producer Barna Kantor
    publisher Go-Kart Records
    theme comedy thriller