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7.8

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74

Generally favorable reviews - based on 25 Critics

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  1. A documentary that digs deep inside this most revolutionary and tortured of punk quartets, it's hard not to feel that the Ramones, who never had a hit record, were the greatest band in 50 years to be stonewalled out of success.
  2. Reviewed by: Scott Foundas
    80
    At the picture’s best, it recalls Michael Winterbottom's "24 Hour Party People" in its tribute to the music of the times and the way in which that music provided a voice to a generation of social misfits.
  3. Reviewed by: Robert Christgau
    80
    Johnny's analysis and will carry the film. Of course they didn't get along--they were a rock group.