Watch Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple online. Documentary investigating the mass suicide of over 900 members of Jim Jones' religious cult Peoples Temple in their settlement of Jonestown.
IDBm reviews and ratings for 'Dig!' (2004), a documentary about 2 rock bands: exalted genius Anton Newcombe's Brian Jonestown Massacre (incapable of integrating with the real world) and the Dandy Warhols (able to integrate their talents -even if distilled from that of Newcombe- with common sense and market, and hence remaining accessible and 'cool'). What makes it special is the examination of the complex contrasting personalities and the ironies of success and failure. Source: Chris Docker…
This year being the anniversary of the tragedy at Jonestown, I saw this pop up on tv. Overall a great documentary with many interviews from the few survivors and those who managed to escape. Very sad stuff.
Not only is this a great music documentary, it introduced me to the genius that is Anton Newcombe and the amazing Brian Jonestown Massacre. Here they are with The Dandy Warhols livin' it up (kinda) in the