Documentary chronicaling the rise and fall of the punk movement with rare interview footage of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen. Also concert and news footage.

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Credited cast:
Stiv Bators ...
Himself (as The Dead Boys)
Terry Chimes ...
Himself (as The Clash)
The Clash ...
Themselves
Paul Cook ...
Himself : The Sex Pistols
The Dead Boys ...
Themselves
Generation X ...
Themselves
Jonathan Guinness ...
Himself
Topper Headon ...
Himself (as The Clash)
Tony James ...
Himself (as Generation X)
Mick Jones ...
Himself (as The Clash)
Steve Jones ...
Himself : The Sex Pistols
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Himself (as Johnny Rotten)
Glen Matlock ...
Himself : The Rich Kids
Gene October ...
Himself (as Generation X)
Augustus Pablo ...
Himself
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Documentary chronicaling the rise and fall of the punk movement with rare interview footage of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen. Also concert and news footage. Written by Emily Moody <ken_emily@zebra.net>

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Filmed in 1978. See more »

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Referenced in Neighbors (1981) See more »

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I Wanna Be Me
Written by Paul Cook, Steve Jones, Glen Matlock and John Lydon
Performed by The Sex Pistols
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Terry and the idiots at their best
29 July 2003 | by (Leyton) – See all my reviews

Great live footage of Terry and the Idiots with Terry Sylvester talking about his bands performance after the gig, noting their lack of professionalism. Also the guy who who claims he's 'still has to go out thieving to collect his money' but is he fifteen or sixteen that is the question. Oh and its got The Sex Pistols on it too!


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