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Neil Young Trunk Show Reviews

April 6, 2010
Demme beautifully captures the show's casual intimacy.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
April 1, 2010
For better or worse, this is a straightforward performance film. I feel it's for the worse.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 26, 2010
Like all true filmmakers, Demme also has an eye for telling details.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
March 19, 2010
A legendary musician keeps on rocking in this enjoyable slice of live performance.
March 19, 2010
Looks and sounds like several million bucks.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 19, 2010
For serious fans, this is the real Neil, an artist who'll go anywhere his head and hands send him.
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 19, 2010
A lyrical and loud anthem to endurance and sheer chops.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 18, 2010
Neil Young Trunk Show features two great artists -- Demme and Young -- continuing to find new ways to please their fans.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 18, 2010
It's not always pretty, but Neil Young Trunk Show is very much rock 'n' roll.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 18, 2010
Trunk Show demonstrates that at 64 years old, ol' Shakey's never been sturdier.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 18, 2010
On a stage cluttered with oddities -- a red telephone, a guy painting as the band plays -- Demme wisely resists the urge to dazzle us with rapid-fire cutting, instead lingering on Young's expressive 62-year-old face.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 18, 2010
At one point in the screening I briefly drifted off, and when I woke up he was still soloing.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 18, 2010
Demme's excitement for Young and his music is evident throughout, and the songs fit comfortably in the unvarnished setting.
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 17, 2010
Young seesaws maniacally around the stage, the music surging and regressing with exhilarating unpredictability, the end seemingly never in sight. It's an unholy tantrum that Demme treats, quite rightly, like a miracle.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5