Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who
Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (2007)

Oscar-winning filmmaker Murray Lerner and co-director Paul Crowder draw on the essential themes of The Who's music and lyrics to craft a definitive audio-visual document of the influential band's timeless legacy. From their origins… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 6, 2007
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter

An enjoyable enough primer that it may nurture fans to support the rockers in their old age.

Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

almost like a PBS docudrama intent on informing the hell out of you whether you're awake or not

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Eddie Cockrell
Variety

It's all here, from the exploding drum kit on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour in 1967 to the trampling deaths at the band's 1979 Cincinnati gig.

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Kurt Loder
MTV

The documentary is straightforward in its chronology, and plump with concert footage

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Film Threat

In the end, "The Kids are Alright" is still the superior documentary on the madness of The Who, but Crowder's story of the loudest band in the world is in its own right a fantastic exploration...

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Flixster Audience Score: 92% Flixster User Reviews
Daniel Mumby
Like any kind of biographical project, rock documentaries have the potential to be nothing more than exercises in ego inflation. When The Who's first film,… More
Sarah Gaish
<u>Director:</u>Paul Crowder Murray Lerner <u>Released:</u> 2007 <u>Stars:</u> Pete Towsend, Roger Daltrey, Keith Moon,… More
Cameron Johnson
Jeez, with "The [u]Extraordinary[/u] Story of the New York Cosmos" and now this, "[u]Amazing[/u] Journey", it would appear as though Murray… More