It's anniversary time for me: As the film critic for Rolling Stone since May of 1989, I've had the privilege to review movies for a committed, contentious readership raised on rock & roll. So in picking 25 movies to highlight over my first 25 years at the magazine, I'm going with the ones that have the same juice as the music: youth, defiance, danger, fun and a need to bust rules.
Are these the greatest movies? Not always. But they are the movies that tried to shake things up — bang-on, truthful, no apologies. Here goes. By Peter Travers