Who’s got the Best Shot – Catherine Zeta Jones or Pat Benatar?

With the Welsh actress covering the singer's hit '80s song in Rock of Ages, we ask the burning question: whose version is the best?

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Rock of Ages screamed into cinemas this week like a bat out of hell, showcasing some of Hollywood’s biggest names throwing shapes and belting out ’80s rock classics by the likes of Def Leppard, Guns ‘n’ Roses and Bon Jovi.

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Russell Brand, Alec Baldwin and Tom Cruise are among the stars featured in big-screen musical adaptation, as is Catherine Zeta Jones, who performs lead vocals on a cover of Pat Benatar’s 80s smash Hit Me With Your Best Shot in the film.

Which, happily, we’ve been given a video of. It’s a spirited and well choreographed performance – but how does it compare to Benatar’s hard-rockin’ rendition?

Check out both versions of the song below, and then cast a vote in our poll for whichever’s your favourite. Can Hollywood stars hold a candle to dyed-in-the-wool rockers? You decide…

Catherine Zeta Jones (song starts at the 43 second mark):

 




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Pat Benatar: