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CBGB

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Musical

Release Date :

October 11, 2013 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Randall Miller

Starring :

Alan Rickman, Rupert Grint, Malin Akerman, Ashley Greene, Justin Bartha, Stana Katic, Joel David Moore, Johnny Galecki, Freddy Rodriguez, Donal Logue, Taylor Hawkins, Mickey Sumner, Steven Schub, Evan Alex Cole, Peter Vack, Kerry Bische

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Don't waste your weekend watch this movie.    Readers  Be the 1st!

1 of 5

“..there is no story to speak of. Just a series of anecdotes that gain very little when acted out on screen..”
by A.O. Scott [New York Times]
1 of 4

“..the most distressing bad choice in "CBGB,'' a movie entirely composed from them, is that those brilliant songs are repurposed studio recordings..”
by Farran Smith Nehme [New York Post]
1 of 5

“..the film strives to cinematically reanimate that shabby underground lair; instead, it proves to be the most bastardized souvenir bauble of all..”
by Eric Hynes [Time Out New York]
“..CBGB misses the opportunity to educate. But its biggest sin..”
by Brian McManus [Village Voice]
Reviewed by Scott Foundas [Variety]

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