MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 31,927 this week

Moby: Play - The DVD (2001)

Video  -  Music  -  July 2001 (USA)
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 232 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 3 critic

Play - The DVD has eight live tracks recorded on Jools Holland's TV show in England and 10 videos of songs from Moby's album, Play. Five of the videos have never been released in America: "... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 120 titles
created 14 May 2011
 
a list of 278 titles
created 07 Dec 2011
 
a list of 37 titles
created 24 Oct 2012
 
a list of 1229 titles
created 22 Jun 2013
 
a list of 106 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Moby: Play - The DVD (Video 2001)

Moby: Play - The DVD (Video 2001) on IMDb 7.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Moby: Play - The DVD.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

By following the lives of five Japanese individuals this documentary explores the problem of depression in Japan and how the marketing of anti-depressant drugs has changed the way the ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Mills
Stars: Hiyaso Hayashiguchi, Taketoshi Hayashiguchi, Michiko Ishikawa
Rize (2005)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Rize chronicles a dance movement that rises out of South Central Los Angeles with roots in clowning and street youth culture.

Director: David LaChapelle
Stars: Tommy the Clown, Larry Berry, Dragon
Paperboys (2001)
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Mike Mills
Stars: Donny Foster, Greg Gonisor, Nick Judkins
Thumbsucker (2005)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Justin throws himself and everyone around him into chaos when he attempts to break free from his addiction to his thumb.

Director: Mike Mills
Stars: Lou Taylor Pucci, Tilda Swinton, Vincent D'Onofrio
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.

Director: Fredrik Bond
Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen
Beginners (2010)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.

Director: Mike Mills
Stars: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Directors: Spike Jonze, Lance Bangs, and 2 more credits »
Stars: Ashley Barnett, Beastie Boys, Brian Bell
Action | Thriller

A hovercar racer is hired to escort a government informant to safety.

Director: Fredrik Bond
Fantasy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Dissatisfied with life at home, a young girl travels through other residences in her suburban neighborhood. She does what all of us would like to do: experience the domestic stories being ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Mills
Stars: Elise Lappin, Kelli Garner, Susan Fallender
Pulp Anthology (Video 2002)
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Directors: Garth Jennings, Mike Mills, and 2 more credits »
Stars: Jarvis Cocker, Nick Doyle, Steve Mackey
Krumped (2004)
Short | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The hot new hip-hop dance arrives via Los Angeles.

Director: David LaChapelle
Action | Adventure
Director: Shane Black
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Play - The DVD has eight live tracks recorded on Jools Holland's TV show in England and 10 videos of songs from Moby's album, Play. Five of the videos have never been released in America: "Find My Baby", "Porcelain UK", "Bodyrock UK (Fire)", "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?", and "Natural Blues (Animated)." A 90-minute megamix, accompanied by psychedelic visuals, showcases the Play remixes used for singles. An interactive function allows fans to remix Moby's songs themselves. Also features a 20-minute home movie, "Give an Idiot a Camcorder", in which Moby captures behind-the-scenes footage while touring the world to promote Play. Written by Miguel E. Rodriguez <mig28lx@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Music

Certificate:

Unrated
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

July 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

MobyPlay  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

, ,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Skip the clips, and watch the cringe-inducing extras with Moby trying yet again trying to be funny.
13 July 2009 | by (Serbia) – See all my reviews

He barely has a grasp on music, yet he tries his multi-talentless, unskilled hands at politics and comedy too.

Yes, the world is in a sad state: international terrorism, the global economic crisis, Oprah Winfrey educating women, and of course Moby's DVDs.

Two disasters have hit the world on 9/11: the terrorist attack in 2001 and the birth of Moby the DJ in 1965. Which is worse? You tell me.

However, great news, everyone! Evidence from astronomy and cosmology seems to point toward a strong possibility that the known universe will end one day in what is referred to as the "Big Rip": a violent, cataclysmic event in which dark energy becomes so dominant that all matter gets torn and split into its subatomic parts. After that, there will be nothing left but small, lone particles floating around aimlessly (sort of like what happens all the time in Moby's grey matter).

The silver lining in all this is that one day all of Moby's recordings, all his photos, and ALL other traces of his talentless existence will be gone forever! Including this abysmal DVD. Good ol' Big Rip...

The other scenario is a "Big Chill": the universe will continue to expand (opposing the direction of Moby's protein-starved grey matter which seems to contract with time) until all energy hence all light is gone forever and nearly all matter decays, i.e. for all practical purposes disappears. That might take a little longer than the Big Rip, but it'll be well worth the wait: after that, there'll be no traces of either "We're All Made Of Stars" or "Feeling So Real"! The only DJ in the world who was deaf BEFORE he started playing LPs in front of people.

"Everything Is Wrong" on this DVD. At least the bald vegan doesn't lie to his fans. Check out this DVD's cover: a child-like buffoon jumping up and down. Perhaps he's finally gained some sense and is actually trampling this DVD, having realized what a dull abomination it is.

I'd like to have a famous grandfather, too. Then I can record junk too and make millions just like Moby.

"Play" is what happens when you refuse to eat meat. Beware of the two big evils: drugs and being a vegan. Because the brains of vegans - especially self-deluded famous one named after fictional water mammals

  • eventually turn into vegetables.




Taking other people's ideas - without even having to pay them - and mixing them with dull beats and an awful production is the breakfast of champions. Champions in selling recycled garbage as "art".

Speaking of garbage, how does environmentalism (which PC Moby supposedly promotes) fit in with Moby throwing millions of pieces of rubbish at this Earth for nearly two decades now? Just how much air, sea, and land has this talentless preppie polluted in recent years with his releases? "Why Does My Heart Feels So Bad?" I'll tell you why: I've been inhaling the same air, walked the same land, and drunk the same water that Moby has been polluting all these years. So, in a sense, "We're All Made Of Stars Plus Moby's Inferior Musical Atoms".

Recently, Moby appeared at the Exit festival in Serbia: "I apologize to the Serbian people for the 1999 bombing of your country." As if this megalomaniac DJ thinks that his "apology" means anything in the real world. He then went on to praise Obama and bash George Bush. What he probably forgot - or never knew, the poor vegan sap - is that it wasn't Bush's regime that bombed Serbia in 1999, but Bill Clinton's, whose political party Obama just happens to belongs to. Additionally, Obama HIRED Bill's wife as his Secretary of State. This is the kind of confusion that can be found in an average DJ's head.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
.k D-Tang
Discuss Moby: Play - The DVD (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page