David Crosby: Remember My Name Reviews

July 18, 2019
A.J. Eaton's documentary captures Crosby's commitment to making his final years count ("time is the final currency," Crosby says) as well as the singer's candid admission that he has failed a great many people over the years.
July 18, 2019
In essence, it serves up the myth and a necessary corrective to it simultaneously.
July 17, 2019
Fans will enjoy the backstage access, the home movies, the snapshots and the reminiscences, but the movie keeps you at a distance, while implying that it may be just as well not to get too close.
July 17, 2019
While he may look like a white-haired hippie shaman on his last legs, the David Crosby of today may be more musically vital than ever before.
July 17, 2019
That said, Remember My Name still works magnificently as a tragicomic character sketch.
July 17, 2019
It's this crystal-edged, often cutting honesty that makes legendary music man Crosby as fascinating, prickly, bracingly entertaining as he is, for better or for worse. But he's always willing to direct that honesty right at himself, too.
February 5, 2019
It's a bit lacking in deep insight, often moving quickly over tougher questions, but that kind of mirrors the tone of its subject.
February 4, 2019
Think of it as the film version of the final albums made by Leonard Cohen and David Bowie, who made wrenching final statements that they likely knew would be their last.
February 1, 2019
[I]n "David Crosby: Remember My Name," Crosby is more than just a rock 'n' roll survivor nursing a lifetime of second thoughts. He's a romantic witness to a time that was genuinely about following the road of excess to the palace of wisdom.
February 1, 2019
It's raw and entirely human.