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PG| 1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Director Jonathan Demme captures the frantic energy and artsy groove of Talking Heads in this concert movie shot at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in 1983. The band's frontman, David Byrne, first appears on an empty stage, armed with only an acoustic guitar, and is gradually joined by bassist Tina Weymouth, drummer Chris Frantz, keyboardist Jerry Harrison and a cadre of backup singers as they perform the band's hits, culminating in an iconic performance featuring Byrne in an enormous suit.

Cast: Bernie Worrell , Alex Weir , Steven Scales , Lynn Mabry , Ednah Holt , Tina Weymouth , Jerry Harrison , Chris Frantz

Director: Jonathan Demme

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Palm Pictures

Stop Making Sense (1984)

Release Date: April 24th, 1984|1 hr. 28 min.

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