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2 hr. min.

Plot Summary
Filmmaker David C. Thomas profiles MC5, a rock band from Detroit that enjoyed critical praise in the late 1960s.

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Director: David C. Thomas

Genres: Documentary

MC5* A True Testimonial (2002)

Release Date: April 23rd, 2004|2 hr. min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    The film is a touching, detailed portrait of an important and often overlooked band. Filmmaker David C. Thomas has done a wonderful job of stitching his filmed interviews together with the extensive vintage footage he scrounged. show more

  • 75
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Thomas does an excellent job exploring the incendiary environment that shaped the band in the late 1960s. His primary interest, however, is simply to express and explain the thrill the MC5 still inspires. show more

  • 80
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    An invaluable addition to the rock history cinema archives. show more

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