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The House of the Rising Punk

1998 Rated NR 1hr

Filmmaker Christoph Dreher relives punk's glory days with this detailed documentary originally created for German television. Rare footage and interviews with the era's pioneers detail the heady, creative atmosphere of mid-1970s New York. Patti Smith, Lenny Kaye, Richard Hell, Tom Verlaine and others discuss punk's history and impact, as iconic acts such as Iggy and the Stooges, Blondie, the New York Dolls and Television perform in vintage clips.

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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.