Bad 25 Poster

Release Date: 2012

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Spike Lee examines the legacy of Michael Jackson's 1987 album "Bad."

Director: Spike Lee

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks

Ratings & Reviews

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  • This is little more than an episode of VH1's Classic Albums writ large. You'll learn everything you ever wanted to know about the making of this chart-topping behemoth - except for insights about the man in the mirror who created it. show more

  • Michael Jackson fans will love Spike Lee's look back at the making of a classic, even if the extensive collection of clips and contemporary interviews - which could have used a firm edit - feels more suited to DVD. show more

  • The posthumous campaign to polish Michael Jackson's tarnished reputation continues apace with this Spike Lee infomercial, commissioned by Sony and the money-grubbing Jackson estate to promote the 25th anniversary of his 1987 album "Bad.'' show more

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