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Storefront Hitchcock (1998)

PG-13 | | Documentary, Music | 27 March 1998 (USA)
Rock-music lover and feature-film director Jonathan Demme takes on eccentric British singer-songwriter, Robyn Hitchcock, in an ambitious concert film. Setting up a stage in a New York ... See full summary »

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Robyn Hitchcock ...
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Deni Bonet ...
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Tim Keegan ...
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Rock-music lover and feature-film director Jonathan Demme takes on eccentric British singer-songwriter, Robyn Hitchcock, in an ambitious concert film. Setting up a stage in a New York storefront, Hitchcock plays with his back to the glass, while an audience looks on inside and passersby view the action through the window. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for one use of strong language
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27 March 1998 (USA)  »

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$1,803 (USA) (20 November 1998)

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$3,073 (USA) (20 November 1998)
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[introducing "The Yip! Song"]
Robyn Hitchcock: And while we're on this kind of a roll, this is the most upbeat song I've ever written. It's about death from cancer.
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Both times the film's title is shown, it is printed backwards, as if being viewed on the reverse of a storefront window. See more »

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You and Oblivion
Composed by Robyn Hitchcock
Courtesy of August 23rd Music
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Fantastic
18 February 2002 | by (Edmond, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

I finally saw the movie today. It was on the Sundance Channel.

I love Robyn's music and have had the good fortune to seem him twice in concert. This replicated those experiences.

You can't truly appreciate Robyn by just listening to a CD. He has such a unique outlook on everything and tells the most interesting stories.

That's what makes the movie valuable as a chronicle of Robyn. It captures his music and some of his stories.

Fantastic!


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