The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico
The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico (2007)

Country music greats Kris Kristofferson, Merle Haggard, Ronnie Hawkins, and Donnie Fritts all gather to remember the bumbling semi-legend who put a small dent in the charts before suffering an untimely death in this musical mockumentary… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: June 19, 2007
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71%


Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jennie Punter
Globe and Mail

Real-life references abound and it's a whole heck of a lot of fun hearing them because they're probably true.

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Jim Slotek
Jam! Movies

A feel-good homage to the people taking part in it, a framework for various country-rock outlaws, miscreants and rascals.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Canada has no real star system, so it's a hoot in more ways that one to watch Michael Mabbott's ace mockumentary about a fabled country-rocker who transcends time and a possibly faked death to become a true Canuck immortal.

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Kevin Courrier
Boxoffice Magazine

The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico is basically a one-note wonder.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Enjoyable as a goof, but not much else came off sounding good.

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Jason Anderson
eye WEEKLY

Michael Mabbott's first feature boasts some inspired comedy and very fine tunes.

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Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
John Ballantine
Compared to Spinal Tap, this one falls a little short. I personally think the music mockumentary has been overdone and this is an example that shows that most… More