|We Sold Our Souls for Rock 'n Roll|
|Directed by||Penelope Spheeris|
|Produced by||Sharon Osbourne|
|Music by||Steve Mccroskey|
|Cinematography||Jeff DeVuono, Penelope Spheeris|
|Edited by||Jeffrey Doe, Nina Lucia|
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