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A Band Called Death Reviews

Geoff Pevere
Globe and Mail
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An especially pointed variation on one of music's most oft-told tales: A band formed ahead of its time sits in muffled obscurity while others reap the harvest of what it first planted.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail

August 16, 2013
Peter Keough
Boston Globe
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Fortunately, Bobby and Dannis, the surviving brothers, prove genial company.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 12, 2013
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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If the brothers seem a little drunk on their own myth, they're also genuinely humbled by the band's rediscovery and warmed by the fact that their kids have carried on the family tradition.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

July 3, 2013
Nicolas Rapold
New York Times
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Their story can feel almost too ready-made for the telling, but it's well worth a listen.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 28, 2013
Kate Erbland
MSN Movies
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... a must-watch for fans of punk music, vinyl record wonks, or even those interested ... a visionary entertainment dream.

Full Review Source: MSN Movies | Original Score: 4.5/5

June 28, 2013
Andrew O'Hehir
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[A] generous, spirited documentary [that captures] one of the strangest and most inspiring of all family stories of tragedy and triumph that this crazy country has produced.

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June 27, 2013
Mark Jenkins
Washington Post
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It was fans' ardor that began the Death revival and propels the movie's exhilarating second half.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

June 27, 2013
Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times
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If you're looking for a 96-minute jolt of joy, look no further than this uplifting, well-made documentary ...

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

June 27, 2013
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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The film is nothing much cinematically, and some of the narrative details and circumstances seemed fudged. But it's a great story, told with a fan's honest appreciation.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 3/4

June 27, 2013
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
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If ever a movie about punk deserved to be called legitimately sweet and life-affirming, it's the documentary "A Band Called Death."

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

June 27, 2013
Brian McManus
Village Voice
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A beautiful tale of life, love, music, and family, of things not working out but also working out just as predicted.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

June 27, 2013
Mike D'Angelo
AV Club
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These docs often conclude with some sort of triumphant reunion tour, but it's more heartwarming than usual to see children paying tribute to their parents by covering their ancient songs.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: B

June 27, 2013
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York
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A new wrinkle on Andy Warhol's maxim: Eventually, every undiscovered band will receive its own righteous documentary, lapped up by a bin-trawling audience (and a festival circuit ready to serve them).

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 3/5

June 25, 2013
Robert Koehler
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[An] unexpectedly emotional docu on the revival of an African-American rock group that's among those to usher in punk music.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 20, 2013
Justin Lowe
Hollywood Reporter
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Determined and persuasive filmmaking pays off with a moving and remarkable true-life account of groundbreaking musicianship.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Reporter

June 20, 2013
William Goss
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Mark Covino and Jeff Howlett have crafted a rousing account of the Hackney brothers, who would not only form the rare all-black punk band, but do so in the mid-'70s, nearly beating the Ramones and the Sex Pistols to the punch.

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June 19, 2013
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