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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A therapist's questions and a visit to a voluminous archive propel a dramatization of a day in the life of musician and cultural icon Nick Cave.

Cast: Nick Cave , Darian Leader , Blixa Bargeld , Kylie Minogue , Ray Winstone , Warren Ellis ,

Directors: Iain Forsyth , Jane Pollard

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Drafthouse Films

20,000 Days on Earth (2014)

Release Date: September 19th, 2014|1 hr. 37 min.

critic reviews ( 7 )
fan reviews ( )
  • What makes 20,000 Days on Earth distinctive is that it provides an overview of the man and his art while creating the illusion that this has come together organically -- out of poetic ruminations, casual encounters, ghost-like visitations and good old Freudian psychoanalysis. show more

  • While the film is seemingly accessible as a portrait of an artist who seems particularly attuned to his own creative process, and particularly adept at describing this attunement, it's unlikely that many who aren't already whole-hog Bad Seeds fans would be able to stomach much of Cave's self-styled pomposity. show more

  • 80

    It may not be an access-all-areas portrayal of one of rock's most enigmatic characters, but then, where would be the fun in that? show more

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