LoudQUIETloud: A Film About the Pixies
LoudQUIETloud: A Film About the Pixies (2006)

The band that inspired some of the most innovative rock acts of the new millennium reunites to conquer the globe 12 years after calling it quits, and filmmaker Steven Cantor is there to capture all the low-lights and highlights of their… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 2, 2006
DVD Release Date: November 7, 2006
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lou Carlozo
Chicago Tribune

Filmmakers Steven Cantor and Matthew Galkin catch distressing and poignant moments on the tour that, if written into a fiction film, would seem too scripted to be true.

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

For fans of the seminal alt-rock quartet, the Pixies' reunion was momentous, but in the solid behind-the-scenes documentary loudQuietloud, the band comes across as considerably more muted in its enthusiasm.

Karina Longworth

By night, the Pixies are rock n' roll superheroes...by day, they're just four surly co-workers with very little to say to one another.

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Ty Burr
Boston Globe

The 85-minute documentary takes a torpid, fly-on-the-wall approach, providing little context, few insights, and not enough music.

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Nathan Lee
New York Times

Boring people who made extraordinary music, the Pixies are inexplicable. In attempting to demystify them, this backstage pass to their 2004 reunion tour achieves the opposite.

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Phil Hall
Film Threat

The Pixies, reunited after 12 years and still in top form.

Will Crain
San Francisco Chronicle

Watching the movie is not as much fun as listening to the old records.

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Rafer Guzman

This is a nice Cinderella story, but here's the problem: It doesn't exactly crackle with drama.

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Christopher Null

And if you're a fan of the Pixies' music, that's not such a bad way to spend 90 minutes

Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
A documentary about the legendary alternative rock band?s 2004 reunion tour. There are some really good musical performances here, but the real focus is on… More
Leo L
Absolutely fantastic!! A favorite.