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Broadway Idiot Reviews

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Kyle Ryan
AV Club
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This documentary by rookie director Doug Hamilton plays more like a featurette on an American Idiot DVD than a stand-alone film.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: D

October 10, 2013
Inkoo Kang
Village Voice
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Less a documentary than a video souvenir playbill.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

October 8, 2013
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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If Broadway shows had DVD featurettes, the unexceptional documentary "Broadway Idiot" would be perfect for one.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 2/4

October 11, 2013
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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"Broadway Idiot" has the controlled quality of something created to showcase the work and its participants only in the best possible light.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

October 17, 2013
Jen Chaney
The Dissolve

Broadway Idiot [is] a spirited look at bringing American Idiot to the stage that lacks a strong narrative to propel it forward.

Full Review Source: The Dissolve | Original Score: 2.5/5

October 10, 2013
Jim Harrington
San Jose Mercury News
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In all, the film features too many interviews with folks saying the same things (summary: "We didn't know this was going to work") and too much behind-the-scenes material, but not enough music.

Full Review Source: San Jose Mercury News | Original Score: 2/4

October 11, 2013
Peter Keough
Boston Globe
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Fans of Green Day might find it harder to get the same rush out of the band's music after watching this extended, self-congratulatory PR plug for the 2009 stage adaptation of their 2004 album, "American Idiot."

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 1.5/4

October 17, 2013
Odie Henderson

There are some emotionally stunning and candid moments in this documentary, and they unfold without seeming forced or staged.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 11, 2013
Roger Moore
McClatchy-Tribune News Service

A tuneful, revealing, but superficial and undramatic documentary account of taking Green Day's "American Idiot" to Broadway.

Full Review Source: McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 18, 2013
Fr. Chris Carpenter
Movie Dearest

Vibrant & colorful. The documentary emphasizes the positive and tends to gloss over any backstage tensions. Still, it is a fine testament to a great modern musical.

Full Review Source: Movie Dearest | Original Score: B+

October 15, 2013
Brent Simon
Shared Darkness

A film about both [creative] challenges and choices... Broadway Idiot does a good job of tapping into the source material's thick veins of feeling.

Full Review Source: Shared Darkness | Original Score: B

October 14, 2013
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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Hamilton can't go too far wrong because American Idiot is such a killer collection of songs.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

November 7, 2013
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
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"Broadway Idiot" is entertaining enough. Certainly if you're a Green Day fan, it's something close to essential. But it never goes too deeply into anything.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 3/5

October 17, 2013
Neil Genzlinger
New York Times
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As a chronicle of how one rock star slowly fell victim to the Broadway bug, it's kind of amusing.

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

October 10, 2013
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

Perhaps the highest compliment I can pay the film is to say this: I really want to see American Idiot on stage now.

Full Review Source: Aisle Seat | Original Score: 3/4

October 11, 2013
David Rooney
Hollywood Reporter
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For theater geeks, a key interest will be getting rare access to witness how a complex production comes together.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Reporter

October 9, 2013
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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There's no doubt you'll leave the movie either wishing you'd seen the show, or glad you did.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 3/5

October 10, 2013
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times
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A pleasant if predictable documentary ...

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 17, 2013

Los Angeles Times
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A fast-paced, thoroughly entertaining if hardly trenchant show biz documentary ...

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

October 17, 2013
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