6.5/10
34
9 user 6 critic

40 Years in the Making: The Magic Music Movie (2017)

Not Rated | | Documentary | November 2017 (USA)
Trailer
2:14 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Prime Video

TV writer/producer Lee Aronsohn tracks down the scattered members of a beloved early 1970s band with the hope that, 40 years after they broke up, he can get them to play ONE LAST SHOW.

Director:

Lee Aronsohn

Writer:

Lee Aronsohn
2 wins. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Storyline

TV writer/producer LEE ARONSOHN ("Big Bang Theory," "Two and a Half Men") tracks down the scattered members of one of Boulder, Colorado's most influential and elusive bands with the hope that, 40 years after they broke up without ever releasing an album, he can get them to play ONE LAST SHOW.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

Not Rated
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Film website | Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

November 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Magic Music Movie See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Magic Music Movie See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A delightful look at what happens...when stuff goes wrong.
16 July 2018 | by alicia-452-431179See all my reviews

Anyone who has ever loved music has probably had at least one of their "favorite'" bands break up. It happens all the time. But most of us don't know what happened to them later, and most of us don't remember their songs 40 years after the breakup...especially if they never released an album. But Lee Aronsohn did, and had the time and the abilities to get his favorite band back together and make it into a movie.

That's the premise of the film, which is equal parts this nostalgia fest of telling the "after the breakup" story from a band that was truly living out the hippie ideals that so many aspired to, and a story about one guy's love for this band that, let's be honest, most people have never heard of. It's sweet, it's endearing, its educational, and its fascinating. If you're looking for a feel-good story, a bit of history on what happened to (some) hippies, and some really great music, give this one a watch.


4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 9 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed