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As Smart As They Are: The Author Project

2005 Rated NR 1hr 3m

This engaging documentary chronicles the collaboration between New York City's literary rock stars and One Ring Zero, the two-man house band for offbeat publishing company McSweeney's. Blending performance footage and interviews, the film follows the musical duo as they put together an album featuring lyrics contributed by celebrated authors such as Dave Eggers, Rick Moody, Margaret Atwood and Jonathan Lethem.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; live author readings; trailer; deleted scenes; extended scenes; live One Ring Zero performance.