John Adams: American Classic
Composer John Adams's symbiotic relationship with American culture unfolds in this documentary that spans his career. Collaborators such as Peter Sellars, Dawn Upshaw and Alice Goodman discuss Adams's talent for music -- and his penchant for courting controversy. The film explores provocative works such as "Nixon and China" and "The Death of Klinghoffer," as well as Adams's earlier material and his attitudes toward America in the new century.
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- David Jeffcock
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
French, GermanClosed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it