MC5: A True Testimonial (2004) A wide-ranging, beautifully edited documentary about the MC5, the first rock & roll band that dared to be tuneless. It's a vivid evocation of a… 2004-04-23 Unrated PT119M Documentary Avatar Films
Movie Review

MC5: A True Testimonial (2004)

MPAA Rating: Unrated
EW's GRADE
B+

Details Limited Release: Apr 23, 2004; Rated: Unrated; Length: 119 Minutes; Genre: Documentary; Distributor: Avatar Films

A wide-ranging, beautifully edited documentary about the MC5, the first rock & roll band that dared to be tuneless. It's a vivid evocation of a moment when even the ugliest guitar feedback could be taken as a serious political statement.

Originally posted May 07, 2004 Published in issue #764 May 07, 2004 Order article reprints