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Green Day: Wake Me Up When September Ends (2005)

Not Rated | | Short, Drama, Music | Video May 2005
Music video for the song "Wake Me Up When September Ends" by American rock band Green Day, as the fourth single from the group's seventh studio album, American Idiot (2004).
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Cast

Credited cast:
Green Day ... Green Day
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Billie Joe Armstrong ... Billie Joe Armstrong
Samuel Bayer ... Samuel Bayer
Jamie Bell ... Jamie Bell
Sean Bunch Sean Bunch ... Squad Leader
Tre Cool ... Tre Cool
Mike Dirnt ... Mike Dirnt
Freddie Joe Farnsworth ... Drill Instructor
Roberto Garcia ... Marine
Logan Hugueny-Clark ... Extra
Sam Hunter ... Team Leader
Jason White Jason White ... Back-Up Guitarist
Evan Rachel Wood ... Girl
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The video focuses on a couple in love (played by Jamie Bell and Evan Rachel Wood). The boyfriend promises never to leave his girlfriend but they later argue when the boyfriend enlists in the United States Marine Corps. The boyfriend interprets his actions as a way to show her that he loves her so much that he would put his life on the line to keep her safe. However, the girlfriend is heartbroken, as he broke his vow to never leave her. The video then shows the boyfriend in battle in Iraq being ambushed by insurgents. This scene is inter-cut with scenes of the girlfriend tearfully mourning in a quiet field. The video ends on this juxtaposition, emphasizing the pain and heartache of losing loved ones due to the war. Written by Peter-Patrick76 (peter-patrick@mail.com)

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Short | Drama | Music | Romance | War

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Language:

English

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May 2005 (USA) See more »

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The song was performed live with U2 guitarist The Edge in the pregame show of the Monday Night Football game between the New Orleans Saints and the Atlanta Falcons; it was the first game played in the Superdome in New Orleans after the hurricane. See more »

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Featured in 2006 MTV Video Music Awards (2006) See more »

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