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Robyn Hitchcock - Storefront Hitchcock
Rock-music lover and feature-film director Jonathan Demme takes on eccentric British singer-songwriter, Robyn Hitchcock, in an ambitious concert film, though tinier in scope than his previous rock-film effort, Stop Making Sense(1984), featuring Talking Heads. Setting up a stage in a New York storefront, Hitchcock plays with his back to the glass, while an audience looks on inside and passersby view the action through the window; it's not much different from what happens at a live Hitchcock show, aside from the window. In his clear voice, Hitchcock preambles his songs with explanations so… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"An intimate concert documentary on eccentric British singer-songwriter Robyn Hitchcock."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A modest concert film about a modest artist that is immodestly and remarkably seductive."
‑ Doris Toumarkine, Film Journal International
"It desperately deserves to be rescued from oblivion."
‑ Rob Gonsalves,
"A raw showing of Robyn Hitchcock's genius."
‑ Cole Smithey,
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