Release Date: March 14th, 2014
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 20 min
Early 20th century diaries provide a glimpse into the birth of youth culture.
Director: Matt Wolf
Distributors: Oscilloscope Pictures
Regrettably, it’s terrible poetry: a roughly chronological jumble of archival footage, unconvincing period reenactments, gauzy voice-overs, and half-baked ideas that makes one yearn for the stolid dullness of a History Channel documentary. show more
It botches itself out of its own epic ambitions, an aesthetic slickness that seems to contradict, if not betray, its subject matter, and a maddeningly subdued critical spirit. show more
The resulting film is a rich mix of movements and cultural phenomena that occurred not only in the United States, but several European countries. show more