The Sparks Brothers (2021)

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Filmmaker Edgar Wright explores how one rock band can be successful, underrated, hugely influential and criminally overlooked — all at the same time. A musical odyssey exploring five weird and wonderful decades with brothers Ron and Russell Mael, celebrating the inspiring legacy of Sparks — your favorite band’s favorite band. Features commentary from celebrity fans Flea, Jane Wiedlin, Beck, Jack Antonoff, Jason Schwartzman, Neil Gaiman and more.

In the same way that Martin Scorcese takes time away from his narratives to churn out something as insightful as a Bob Dylan documentary, director Edgar Wright also takes a break from his fast-paced filmmaking for a music documentary of a most inspirational band. It may not seem like a...Read more