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Based on 25 Reviews
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  • 75
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    So cleverly constructed that it's easy to be taken in and believe these twins really rocked. show more

  • 63
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Unnerving. show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    This is a very tender portrayal of young people caught up in a blisteringly fast and cynical world, and though their music is hideous, they are a compelling act. show more

  • 90
    Sheri Linden The Hollywood Reporter

    A work of terrific imagination, visceral punch and gothic beauty. show more

  • 75
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    Despite some excitingly shot concert footage, one scene begins to feel very much like the next, and it's all rather predictable. show more

  • 75
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    The film is something to see, and when it addresses the mysterious bond connecting creative people, it has an urgent, ugly splendor. show more

  • 63
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    What is missing from Brothers of the Head is an equally sturdy connection between form and content. show more

  • 50
    Chicago Tribune

    Facetious form dictates hollow content in Brothers of the Head. show more

  • 38
    New York Post

    "This Is Spinal Tap" took the mockumentary up to 11. Brothers of the Head brings it back down to about four. show more

  • 80
    Film Threat

    Like a good rock record, Brothers of the Head isn't easily explained. But its original fusion of real and surreal will cling to your cranium for years. show more

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