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Moonage Daydream (2022)

A documentary explosion of music, style, and sound, just as Bowie would’ve wanted

Documentary, Drama, Music

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THE VERY BEST

8.3

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Germany, United States of America
English
Mind-blowing, Original
2022
Brett Morgen
Bing Crosby, Charlie Chaplin, David Bowie
135 min

Synopsis

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A cinematic odyssey featuring never-before-seen footage exploring David Bowie's creative and musical journey.

Our Take

8.3
The Staff

Forget everything you know about the music biopic. One-on-one interviews, chronological storytelling, silent moments with the subjects—Moonage Daydream isn’t that kind of movie. Just as David Bowie isn’t your typical pop star, this documentary about him, directed by Brett Morgen, forgoes the usual beats for something extraordinary and fun.

Moonage Daydream is a concert, a light show, and a masterclass in collage editing. It’s a feast for the senses, a fantastic neon fever dream that paints a picture of Bowie in his own words, drawn from archival footage, interviews, and concerts past.

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