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Ramones Raw (2004)

Climb in the van, buckle your seat belt and hang on tight because you're about to experience life on the road with the founding fathers of punk rock, The Ramones! The band that started it ... See full summary »

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Climb in the van, buckle your seat belt and hang on tight because you're about to experience life on the road with the founding fathers of punk rock, The Ramones! The band that started it all stars in this all encompassing video scrapbook spanning the Ramones history making career circa 1979-1996, most of which is seen here exclusively for the first time anywhere! Ramones Raw includes vintage concert footage professionally shot on film in 1980, archived and nearly forgotten for over 20 years, plus countless memorable moments from the band's illustrious career, rare TV appearances, backstage footage and LOTS more all set within the core; a plethora of home video from the Ramones personal archives. Armed with a Hi-8 camera on the road for the final 8 years of the band's world tours, Marky Ramone captured it all on tape; the good, the bad and the ugly, immortalized here your viewing pleasure. No. 1 selling Director and Ramones aficionado John Cafiero has culled the cream of the crop of "... Written by Anonymous

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Sheena Is a Punk Rocker
Written by Joey Ramone; also credited Johnny Ramone, Dee Dee Ramone, Tommy Ramone
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the best documentary yet
31 October 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is the ideal documentary for Ramones fans.Well,I say documentary but it's really Marky Ramone goofing around with his own camera occasionally catching snapshots of interviews with some excellent performances in between.It's lighthearted and complete fun and games. It gives Ramones fans insights into the jokes that the guys shared,the names they called each other,and the pranks they played on each other.A chance to see them in a natural environment and not at each other's throats.

After a painful past three years of losing three members of the band,this DVD reminds fans of the positive times that Johnny,Joey,CJ,Dee Dee and Marky shared with each other.


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