Most Popular "Rock Documentary" Titles
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1. Janis: Little Girl Blue (2015)
103 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
Musician Cat Power narrates this documentary on Janis Joplin's evolution into a star from letters that Joplin wrote over the years to her friends, family, and collaborators.
Votes: 2,050 | Gross: $0.41M
2. It Might Get Loud (2008)
PG | 98 min | Documentary, Music
A documentary on the electric guitar from the point of view of three significant rock musicians: the Edge, Jimmy Page and Jack White.
Votes: 10,476 | Gross: $1.61M
G | 76 min | Documentary, Music
A 3-D concert film of the 2008 Jonas Brothers "Burning Up" concert tour, as well as documentary footage on the lives of the three brothers.
Votes: 17,129 | Gross: $19.16M
5. Punk's Not Dead (2007)
93 min | Documentary, Music
On the edge of the 30th anniversary of punk rock, Punk's Not Dead takes you into the sweaty underground clubs, backyard parties, recording studios, and yes, shopping malls and stadium shows... See full summary »
6. The Kids Are Alright (1979)
PG | 101 min | Documentary, Music
From the early black and white days to their colourful hedonistic era, you will Rock! See them at their most creative, and destructive, and experience The Who: Here!
8. Sample This (2012)
85 min | Documentary
A documentary that reveals how a forgotten record by the Incredible Bongo Band helped cement the foundation of hip hop when DJ Herc extended its percussion by playing them back to back, creating an anthem on the streets of the Bronx.
9. Mayor of the Sunset Strip (2003)
R | 94 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
A look at the history of fame in the world through the eyes of pop star impresario, Rodney Bingenheimer
Votes: 1,301 | Gross: $0.26M
11. An Affair of the Heart (2012)
93 min | Documentary
The first-ever feature documentary about Grammy® Winning musician, songwriter, actor, and New York Times best-selling author Rick Springfield and his ardently loyal fan base. Film focuses ... See full summary »
12. My Father and the Man in Black (2012)
87 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
The untold story of 'bad-boy' Johnny Cash, his talented but troubled manager, Saul Holiff, and a son searching for his father in the shadow of a legend.
14. Death Metal Angola (2012)
R | 90 min | Documentary, Music, War
DEATH METAL ANGOLA follows a loving Angolan couple, Sonia and Wilker, whose love for death metal music is bringing hope to the town and children of Huambo, and Angola as a country. The ... See full summary »
Votes: 74 | Gross: $0.00M
17. The End of the World as We Knew It (2008)
60 min | Documentary
"The End" was an alternative rock station in Cleveland in the 90's, after the FCC Telecommunication Act of 1996, it was forced to change formats and conform to a corporate banner.
18. Prog Rock Britannia (2009 TV Movie)
89 min | Music
Nigel Planer narrates the story of how an ambitious generation of musicians emerged from the 1960s music scene and attempted to expand the horizons of rock music beyond the pop single, ... See full summary »
20. Mötley Crüe Greatest Videos Hits (2003 Video)
This is a music video collection showcasing all of Motley Crue's music videos going back to 1981 and running till 2000 and includes performances by the original Motley Crue and features ... See full summary »
Directors: Nancy Bardawil, Bob Cesca, Nick Egan, Marcelo Epstein, Wayne Isham, Martin Kahan, Brian Lockwood, Matt Mahurin, Nikki Sixx, Blanche White | Stars: Michael Berryman, Randy Castillo, John Corabi, Larry Flynt
22. Sum 41 Don't Try This at Home (2011)
45 min | Documentary, Music
Famed band Sum41 sets off on an epic journey to record their latest album Screaming Bloody Murder. From one recording studio to another, the craziness that ensues can only be described as the real life version of the film the Hangover.
23. Rock'n'roll... Of Corse! (2010)
88 min | Documentary
Some people's fates deserved t be known by everyone. Henry Padovani, this Young 24-year old Corsican, who arrived in London in December 1976, is one of them. Actor and witness of a period ... See full summary »
27. Breaking: Los Angeles (2013)
59 min | Documentary
A candid, provocative look at the challenges and dilemmas musicians confront when trying to break into the famed LA recording industry where creative brilliance is tested by an industry consumed by raw capitalism and rampant file-sharing.
31. Nova Rex: Ain't Easy Being Cheesy (2011)
Unrated | 70 min | Documentary
The real-life exploits of glam band NOVA REX come back to life in this hilarious 2011 documentary DVD that recalls the heavy-metal group riffing through the late 1980s hair-band era before ... See full summary »
33. A History of a Time to Come (2014)
105 min | Documentary, Music
A History of a Time To Come - the story of UK thrash, a documentary telling the tale of British thrash metal through the ages, from the early 80s to the present day. The film aims to fill ... See full summary »
36. Death Metal: Are We Watching You Die? (2010)
120 min | Documentary, Music
"Death, thou too shalt die" does not seem to be a fitting statement for Death Metal. In this two-hour documentary, many exalted artists expound on a variety of subjects. The fact that the ... See full summary »
Director: Bill Zebub
37. How to Make It in the Music Industry: Steps to Stardom, Vol. 1 (2006 Video)
PG-13 | 90 min | Music
Entertainment lawyers, major label executives, and others contributed their wisdom to this star-making instructional video, which helps viewers in their quest to make it big in the music industry.
38. Sign My Snarling Movie: 25 Years of the Bobs (2007)
87 min | Documentary
Rising from the ashes of San Francisco's Western Onion Singing Telegram Company, the Bobs pave their own path through vocal pyrotechnics, witty tunes, musical brinkmanship, and amazing live... See full summary »
39. One-Eyed Doll: A Rockumentary (2010)
133 min | Documentary, Music
A portrait of Kimberly Freeman and her One-Eyed Doll band. An on-the-scene 'gonzo' style tour through back roads, basement rock houses and clubs.
A documentary film that takes a deeper look at the lives of four-underground metal bands in Sri Lanka. The documentary explores the life and difficulties faced by these musicians and presents a story from their point of view.
42. A Film About Scarlet Grey (2009)
80 min | Documentary, Music
A documentary that follows the L.A. indie rock band Scarlet Grey as they set out to record their first full length album, No Boys in the Ballroom.
44. Color's Notes (2011)
115 min | Documentary
'Color's Notes ' is an independent music documentary film, where artists and musicians of different parts and cultures of the world, were met in Elx's city at the acts and events happened ... See full summary »
46. It's a Hard Rock Life (2000 Video)
50 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
Armed with determination, talent and multi-tasking skills, we follow Jodi Nelson and her bandmates from the beginning, as we get a front row seat to experience what it takes to be an artist... See full summary »