Springsteen on Broadway

2018

Springsteen on Broadway

Critics Consensus

The Boss holds court with arresting charisma and storytelling skill in this one-man show, delivering a rollicking rumination on America's past, present, and future.

95%

TOMATOMETER

Reviews Counted: 22

93%
liked it

Audience Score

User Ratings: 98

TOMATOMETER

N/A
All Critics | Top Critics
Average Rating: N/A
Reviews Count: 0
Fresh: 0
Rotten: 0

AUDIENCE SCORE

93%
Average Rating: 4.5/5

You may have noticed some of the recent changes we have made. To read more about what we’ve been working on behind the scenes, please check out our new RT Product Blog here.


Want to See

Add Rating
My Rating    

Springsteen on Broadway Photos

Movie Info

"Springsteen on Broadway" is a solo acoustic performance written and performed by Tony Award, Academy Award, and 20-time Grammy Award winner Bruce Springsteen. Based on his worldwide best-selling autobiography 'Born to Run,' "Springsteen on Broadway" is a unique evening with Bruce, his guitar, a piano, and his very personal stories. In addition, it features a special appearance by Patti Scialfa. Netflix will allow global audiences to see the show critics have been raving about from anywhere they are.

Watch it now

Cast

Critic Reviews for Springsteen on Broadway

All Critics (22) | Top Critics (8)

  • The approach conjures a compelling intimacy as the musician takes a trip back through his life, reflecting on his childhood, the very different personalities of his parents, and the effects his hard-drinking father had on his development.

    Dec 27, 2018 | Full Review…
  • An absorbing viewing experience, one that comes with the warm, accumulating feeling that while under Bruce Springsteen's tutelage, everything makes sense.

    Dec 17, 2018 | Full Review…
  • A master class in pacing, dynamics, modulation of volume and tone, and the film brings you right up onstage with Springsteen, giving you a more intimate view of his technique - understated, seemingly casual but absolutely controlled.

    Dec 17, 2018 | Full Review…
  • Like many of the all-time great concert films, Springsteen On Broadway is no substitute for being in the room, but it's power transcends any perceived limitations.

    Dec 14, 2018 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

    David Anthony

    AV Club
    Top Critic
  • Watching him on-screen (two performances were filmed in July for the Netflix show) was still transformative.

    Dec 14, 2018 | Full Review…
  • Granted, those kind of accolades [EGOT] might sound like a lot to ask of one guy, standing alone on stage, armed only with a few musical instruments and an unabated passion for rock. But fortunately, he's that good.

    Dec 14, 2018 | Full Review…

    Brian Lowry

    CNN.com
    Top Critic

Audience Reviews for Springsteen on Broadway

There are no featured reviews for Springsteen on Broadway at this time.

Springsteen on Broadway Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features