• Release Date: Sep 29, 2006
Metascore
63

Generally favorable reviews - based on 13 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 13
  2. Negative: 1 out of 13
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  1. Reviewed by: Ty Burr
    38
    Even a fan, however, might prefer the excellent, recently released concert DVD "Pixies: Live at the Paradise in Boston" to this tepid behind-the-scenes experience.
User Score
8.0

Generally favorable reviews- based on 7 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. NFrancisD
    Oct 5, 2009
    9
    I love the band to death but was a little disappointed with the beige treatment. If the film is an attempt to show how four quite average, I love the band to death but was a little disappointed with the beige treatment. If the film is an attempt to show how four quite average, normal people made a new kind of rock music then it is an outrageous success. But one gets the sense there was a lot of more interesting material left out, or that the producers did not have the full confidence of the band. As a result, they switched themselves on only when onstage. Full Review »
  2. DavidK
    Apr 8, 2007
    10
    A Must-see for any Pixies fan. Thought provoking and insightful into the rock band experience.
  3. KenL.
    Nov 7, 2006
    10
    Even if you are not a Pixies fan, you will enjoy this film. The film is an interesting behind the scenes with one of the most influential Even if you are not a Pixies fan, you will enjoy this film. The film is an interesting behind the scenes with one of the most influential bands of our time. Full Review »