• The Kids Are Alright (1979)

The Kids Are Alright

Release Date: October 26th, 1979

PG |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

This pioneering rock music documentary combines promotional footage, television appearances and production crew- and fan-shot footage of rock legends The Who -- on tour, in the studio and in their daily lives from 1964 until just before drummer Keith Moon's death in September 1978. The film includes historic performances at Woodstock, guitar smashing on "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour" and career-spanning hits from "My Generation" to "Pinball Wizard" and "Won't Get Fooled Again."

Cast: Roger Daltrey, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, Pete Townshend, Tom Smothers, Jimmy O'Neill, Russell Harty, Melvyn Bragg

Director: Jeff Stein

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: The Who Films

Distributors: New World Pictures

Keywords: Creative, England, 1960s, Inspiring, 1970s