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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmakers Mark Covino and Jeff Howlett tell the story of the Hackney brothers and how the discovery of their long-lost demo tape led to their band's newfound popularity.

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Directors: Mark Christopher Covino , Jeff Howlett

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Drafthouse Films

A Band Called Death (2012)

Release Date: June 28th, 2013|1 hr. 38 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
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  • Like the recent "Searching for Sugar Man," A Band Called Death celebrates music born in Detroit that, with a turn of the wrist and a different roll of the dice, might've found the audience it deserved the first time. show more

  • The film is made impetuously watchable and disarmingly emotional by the filmmakers' strong command of docudrama and nonfiction narrative style. show more

  • In the end Death triumphs, but its allure and obsession remain a mystery. show more

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