MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 12,221 this week

Meeting People Is Easy (1998)

7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 2,525 users  
Reviews: 37 user | 13 critic

An entertaining "rockumentary" about Radiohead that shows some of the tedium of being a rock star, as well as some of the fun stuff.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 48 titles
created 26 Feb 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 19 Mar 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 07 Jul 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 30 Sep 2012
 
list image
a list of 33 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Meeting People Is Easy (1998)

Meeting People Is Easy (1998) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Meeting People Is Easy.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

First-time filmmaker and award-winning photographer Sam Jones documents the recording of Wilco's album, "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot."

Director: Sam Jones
Stars: Jeff Tweedy, John Stirratt, Leroy Bach
Documentary | History | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The History of American Punk Rock 1980-1986

Director: Paul Rachman
Stars: Greg Ginn, Ian MacKaye, Lucky Lehrer
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Features 7 music videos from the British band, Radiohead. Covering their singles from the albums The Bends and OK Computer, this features songs like Street Spirit (Fade Out), Paranoid Android, and High and Dry.

Directors: Magnus Carlsson, Paul Cunningham, and 4 more credits »
Stars: Colin Greenwood, Jonny Greenwood, Ed O'Brien
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

As the front man of the Clash from 1977 onwards, Joe Strummer changed people's lives forever. Four years after his death, his influence reaches out around the world, more strongly now than ... See full summary »

Director: Julien Temple
Stars: Joe Strummer, Steve Jones, Mick Jones
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A feature-length documentary chronicling early 80's punk rock band the Minutemen, from their beginnings in San Pedro, California, to their demise after the death of singer D. Boon in 1985.

Director: Tim Irwin
Stars: Milo Auckerman, Joe Baiza, Kevin Barrett
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Grant Gee
Stars: Jonathan Pryce
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A documentary on the evolution of the Oklahoma band The Flaming Lips.

Director: Bradley Beesley
Stars: Bradley Beesley, Steve Burns, Dolly Coyne
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In 2007 the legendary American duo White Stripes toured Canada. Besides playing the usual venues they challenged themselves and played in buses, cafés and for Indian tribal elders. Music ... See full summary »

Director: Emmett Malloy
Stars: Alex Debogorski, Maria Durham, Jack White
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The definitive film about Creation Records, one of the world's most successful and colorful independent labels.

Director: Danny O'Connor
Stars: Alan McGee, Bobby Gillespie, Noel Gallagher
Heima (2007)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

In the summer of 2006, Sigur Rós returned home to play a series of free, unannounced concerts for the people of Iceland. This film documents their already legendary tour with intimate ... See full summary »

Director: Dean DeBlois
Stars: Jon Thor Birgisson, Orri P. Dyrason, Georg Holm
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Punk, New Wave, Reggae and Techno bands from Europe and the US recorded live in several locations in 1980. The biggest names on the bill are the Police and UB 40 but every performance is a ... See full summary »

Director: Derek Burbidge
Stars: Wall of Voodoo, Stan Ridgway, Marc Moreland
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A documentary highlighting Blur from their early days, the 90's during Britpop and the huge success of Parklife, their eventual breakup in 2003 and reform in the late 2000's, culminating in their Glastonbury gig.

Directors: Will Lovelace, Dylan Southern
Stars: Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Radiohead ...
Themselves
...
Himself - Radiohead
...
Himself - Radiohead
Ed O'Brien ...
Himself - Radiohead
Colin Greenwood ...
Himself - Radiohead
Phil Selway ...
Himself - Radiohead
Edit

Storyline

An entertaining "rockumentary" about Radiohead that shows some of the tedium of being a rock star, as well as some of the fun stuff.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

independent film | See All (1) »

Genres:

Documentary | Music

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 March 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Radiohead: Meeting People Is Easy  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Gross:

$51,282 (USA) (23 April 1999)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Radio Presenter: You both look remarkably healthy!
See more »

Connections

Features Late Show with David Letterman (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Planet Telex
Written by Colin Greenwood, Ed O'Brien, Jonny Greenwood, Phil Selway and Thom Yorke
Performed by Radiohead
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
greatest music video ever
16 June 1999 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

As said Colin, "we don't learn much about Radiohead in this thing". That's true. Whatever, it's a real pleasure and pain to see and follow a great band on the road, listening to dumb journalists questions. Makes ones think about the fan status and the star status, which one is enviable, who could be ashamed of stalking people. Meeting people is easy, yeah. but you must want it first.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Ponderance on OK Computer Two_Lists
some thoughts on Radiohead Geoheshy
That scene..at the bar Squishy-Fish
Soundtrack vandands
Meeting people IS easy! vanmonkey
Inside cover of the dvd? iambob47
Discuss Meeting People Is Easy (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page