75° Good Evening
75° Good Evening

Video: Gwyneth Paltrow takes on Joan Jett

Gwyneth Paltrow stars in Screen Gems' drama

Gwyneth Paltrow stars in Screen Gems' drama " Country Strong" directed by Shana Feste. In theatres : Limited Release December 22, 2010 / Wide Release January 7, 2011 . (Scott Garfield/Screen Gems ) Photo Credit: Screen Gems Photo/Scott Garfield

OK, this week's "Glee" was a little too Gwyneth-centric for our tastes, but the newly signed major-label musician Gwyneth Paltrow really did capture the empowerment of Joan Jett's version of "Do You Wanna Touch Me" well. (Her "Landslide" was pretty good, too.) Of course, the Long Beach rocker's video from 30 years ago was way more, um, effective.

Exclusive subscription offer

Newsday covers the stories that matter most to Long Islanders. We dig deep to uncover the facts, hold the powerful in check and keep a watchful eye on Long Island.

Your digital subscription, starting at $1, supports local journalism vital to the community.



We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.

More Entertainment