The RunawaysMarch 19, 2010
Joan Jett and Cherie Currie, two rebellious teenagers from Southern California, become the frontwomen for the Runaways -- the now-legendary group that paved the way for future generations of female rockers. Under the Svengali-like influence of impresario Kim Fowley, the band becomes a huge success.
TestosteronMarch 2, 2007
The wedding of Kornel, a young, well known TV scientist, to the famous singer, Alicja, is to be the social event of the year. In the suburban reception hall, the final preperations are being made. The waiter, Tytus, who is somewhat touchy having just found out he is to become a father, lays out the cutlery on the tables.
The Last ExecutionerJuly 3, 2014
Inspired by real events, The Last Executioner is the story of Chavoret Jaruboon, the last person in Thailand whose job it was to execute by gun. A rock musician who adored Elvis, but took a 'respectable' job to support the family he loved devotedly, and then constantly tried to reconcile the good and bad karma that came from this decision.
Pushkin HillsJune 9, 2018
Konstantin, a songwriter and master guitarist, runs away from numerous problems to the nature reserve Mikhailovskoye. Kostya has long lost any way of income and has almost given up hope to be heard, living by sheer inertia and often drawing on alcohol. His wife and daughter are going to Canada, and in his head he constantly turns around the question: what exactly has gone wrong? How can he put it right? Does anyone need his creative work at all, or has he just talked himself into that? Maybe Konstantin has enough energy to change things, but he strongly doubts that: indeed, why and for whom should he try. Nevertheless, the nature reserve is the right place to collect his thoughts, break the minefield of his own life into sections, and get to work.
StuffMay 19, 1993
STUFF is a 12-minute documentary about the house of RHCP guitarist John Frusciante. The film was made by Johnny Depp & Gibby Haynes (lead singer of the Butthole Surfers), and it also features a cameo by Dr. Timothy Leary. The film's main purpose was to depict the chaos & instability of Frusciante's life.
Return of the VagabondJanuary 1, 1960
The 3rd film of the famous "Wataridori" (The Rambler) series from Nikkatsu. The young rambler, Shinji Taki (Akira Kobayashi), with his guitar arrives in Sadogashima Island, Niigata, Japan. Of course, Shinji meets yet another beautiful girl named Noriko, who closely resembles the famous actress Ruriko Asaoka again. Of course, Noriko is in trouble. Of course, Shinji's yet another skilled rival named "Tetsu, the Gunman" comes to Sado shortly. Of course, the villain tries to kill Shinji and Tetsu. Of course, Shinji solves the problem and leaves Sado suddenly.
The HomefrontAugust 7, 1998
Vietnam veteran Archibald Wright works as a house painter. One family he paints a house for has a problem he can relate to: Elaine, a woman who hired him, left his husband J.P., also a Vietnam vet while he was in 'Nam, and J.P. became an alcoholic. Archibald tries to help their daughter Tory to maintain a connection with J.P., and Elaine is strongly against it.
Neil Young: Don't Be DeniedJune 10, 2009
This television special is a first for the reclusive singer with the BBC documentary gaining new interviews with Young, nine months apart in New York and California. The documentary also looks back over the singer's archives, with some never-seen-before material.
Jesse Cook - One Night at the MetropolisMay 22, 2007
Canadian guitar virtuoso captured live on stage at the Metropolis. Cook is a multiple Juno and Gemini Award winner with over 500,000 units sold in Canada.
For Those About to Rock. The Story of Rodrigo y GabrielaMarch 15, 2014
The amazing and inspiring journey of Mexican guitarists ‘Rodrigo y Gabriela’ who at a very young age decided to do only what they loved the most: music.
Jazz HotJanuary 1, 1939
JAZZ HOT is a major discovery, a unique sync sound film recorded of Django Reinhardt, greatest of jazz guitarists, here with violinist Stephane Grappelli and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France.
BandwagonJanuary 8, 1996
Tony gets fired from his job. He's not really sad about this because he prefers writing songs and playing the guitar. He meets the drummer Charlie and they decide to start a band, although Tony is afraid of playing in front of other people. He can't even play in front of Charlie. They find another guitarist, Wynn, who enjoys fishing if he's not playing the guitar. The final member of the band is Eric, the bass-player who is often unpredictable in his actions. They name the band Circus Monkey and want to get famous and rich. However, after some successful gigs, they begin to realize what all the big music and show business is about
Pierre Bensusan In ConcertJanuary 2, 1995
The evocative and exciting music of Pierre Bensusan is presented in its full glory in this 75 minute concert recorded at the Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, California in 1995. His diverse influences yield a sound and style that confounds classification and has thrilled and captivated audiences around the world. Pierre's name has become synonymous with contemporary acoustic guitar genius.
Shake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love StoryNovember 7, 1999
A group of high school friends starts a rock band during the 1950's.
Vicente Amigo - En concierto desde CordobaOctober 1, 2004
Four years after coming out with 'Ciudad de las ideas', Vicente Amigo releases the live show on DVD of what was the fourth album of his career, entitled 'En concierto desde Córdoba'. This concert is recorded at Córdoba's Great Theater with Blas Córdoba,Tino di Geraldo and Bandolero, among other musicians. The audiovisual has all the compositions from the guitarist's latest album plus 'Callejón de la luna', a song from the album 'De mi corazón al aire' as a sort of introduction. Contents: Callejon de la luna/ La tarde es caramelo/ Compare Manuel/ Ciudad de las ideas/ Bolero de Vicente/ Tatá/ Córdoba/ Ojos de la Alhambra/ Tres notas para decir te quiero.
Jimi Hendrix: Room Full of HendrixApril 22, 1969
The Jimi Hendrix Experience played at London's Royal Albert Hall, an event which was filmed for a feature length movie "Experience." The movie itself was only ever screened once in public to a small audience in Berkley University, and has since vanished.