British Cult - The Who
(1979, dir. Jeff Stein, w/ The Who, Steve Martin, Ringo Starr)
Exhilarating documentary on legendary Brit rock band "The Who" that captures the anarchic spirit of both this group and rock music. Cameo appearances by Steve Martin, Ringo Starr, as well as wild interviews with Pete Townshend, Roger Daltry, Keith Moon. Songs include "Magic Bus", "Happy Jack" and several from the rock opera "Tommy".FILM INFO (Astor rating)
(1979, dir. Frank Roddam, w/ Phil Daniels, Mark Wingett)
Quadrophenia will start at approximately 9:14pm, and finish at approximately 11:15pm.
Evocative of the early 1960s "Angry Young Man" dramas, this 1979 British film tells the story of teenage gang battles between the Mods and Rockers at the English seaside. Music by The Who. With Sting in his movie debut.FILM INFO (Astor rating)
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