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Better Living Through Circuitry (1999)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music, Drama | 14 August 1999 (USA)
This DVD is a documentary film about the history of the U. S. rave scene which includes a fantastic soundtrack! Both t he film and soundtrack capture the people and the music tha t shaped ... See full summary »

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Jon Reiss

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Moby ... Himself
Lord T. Byron Lord T. Byron ... Lords of Acid
McGuinnes McGuinnes ... Lords of Acid
Lady Galore Lady Galore ... Lords of Acid
Shai De La Luna Shai De La Luna ... Lords of Acid
Roni Size Roni Size ... Roni Size
DJ Die DJ Die ... Reprazent
MC Dynamite MC Dynamite ... Reprazent
Suv Suv ... Reprazent
Onallee Onallee ... Reprazent
DJ Krust DJ Krust ... Reprazent
Frankie Bones Frankie Bones ... DJ Frankie Bones
Jack Dangers Jack Dangers ... Meat Beat Manifesto
BT ... Himself
Scott Kirkland ... The Crystal Method
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Storyline

This DVD is a documentary film about the history of the U. S. rave scene which includes a fantastic soundtrack! Both t he film and soundtrack capture the people and the music tha t shaped the underground sub-culture around electronic musi c in America. Featured soundtrack artists include: Moby, Ke oki, The Crystal Method, DJ Spooky, Roni Size, Psychic TV a nd a host of others! Written by Anonymous

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Plot Keywords:

rave | club dj | electronic music | See All (3) »

Taglines:

A Digital Odyssey into Electronic Dance Culture


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 August 1999 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$24,970, 28 May 2000, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$81,000, 16 July 2000
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Cleopatra Pictures See more »
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Color:

Color
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Soundtracks

Caterpillar
Written and Produced by Keoki (as Keoki Franconi) & Dave Aude
Performed by Keoki
Appears courtesy of Moonshine Music
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Great movie, informative, and appealing
28 July 2000 | by cofemugSee all my reviews

I loved this movie. The music was pumping in all of the right places, and the images just ruled. The rave scenes worked magic, and the documentary was interesting. I think that people who are not into the whole rave scene will enjoy watching the film because of its emphasis for fun. Unless you don't like fun. It even takes the point that not all ravers are druggies (unlike Groove). It is just an intelligent movie that should be seen with those 20/20 specials, and news specials just to get a happy medium. I recommend this movie to everybody.

10/10


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