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Stop Making Sense Remastered

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Stop Making Sense

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A concert film documenting Talking Heads at the height of their popularity, on tour for their 1983 album 'Speaking in Tongues.' The band takes the stage one by one and is joined by a cadre of guest musicians for a career-spanning and cinematic performance that features creative choreography and visuals.

  • Starring: David Byrne, Tina Weymouth, Jerry Harrison, Chris Frantz, Bernie Worrell, Alex Weir, Steven Scales, Ednah Holt, Lynn Mabry

  • Director: Jonathan Demme, Joe Viola, Michael Looney

  • Writer: Jonathan Demme

  • Running Time: 87 minutes

  • Certificate: PG

  • Language: English

  • Genre: Music, Documentary

  • Country: United States

"The pleasure of the music is overpowering."
★★★★★ Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

“Truly captivating entertainment.” Ian Freer,
★★★★★ Ian Freer, Empire Magazine

"If the film made famous a few key props — huge suit, floor lamp — what glues you to him [David Byrne] are the characters he passes through song by song while always essentially himself."
★★★★★ Danny Leigh, Financial Times