Kurt & courtney is a fascinating and rather compelling documentary that offers much to consider whether or not it's enough to change your opinion about the death of kurt cobain remains to be seen but this look at the lives of the people involved, the post-grunge seattle, and even a bit of the behind the scenes problems of a documentary. A documentary on the life of kurt cobain and his relationship with courtney love you can read more in google, youtube, wiki. This documentary explores the timeless and tumultuous story of love and death between troubled musicians kurt cobain and courtney love. Kurt & courtney—nick broomfield's documentary about the troubled relationship between nirvana singer kurt cobain and his wife, hole singer courtney love—sparked a great deal of controversy when love tried to squelch its release. Nick broomfield's documentary 'kurt & courtney' for all its hype in the 90s was truly unfortunate and not worth watching having grown up in this decade and cobain being the lennon of my generation, i expected so much more.
Kurt&courtney is hardly a thrilling, big-screen visual blow-out (broomfield is a bit too fond of in-car shots of roadside america), but, nirvana fan or not, you won't find a more nourishing chunk. Kurt hated to be humiliated, says the nirvana bassist krist novoselic where the film is at its most piquant is when it's grappling with cobain's marriage to courtney love. With courtney love, nick broomfield, kurt cobain, mari earle a documentary on the life of kurt cobain and his relationship with courtney love add a review user.
When courtney met kurt, we learn, cobain was already a star she was lead singer in a second-tier local band in 1992, in her words, we bonded pharmaceutically over drugs'' in the words of a friend, she came into his life, and in a three-year period took over everything. Magazines were calling kurt and courtney the new sid and nancy like it was a revelation, even though courtney had already been in the movie sid and nancy (1986. Kurt & courtney torrents - a documentary on the life of kurt cobain and his relationship with courtney love. Beginning as an observation of the music of kurt cobain and his seattle/portland contemporaries, kurt and courtney took a different turn when courtney love intervened what emerges is a powerful examination of the destructive power of corporate america, economic depression and freedom of speech.
Kurt and courtney is a cinematic ambush that doesn't land a punch which is a shame, because a fascinating movie might have been made out of the role love did play in cobain's suicide. Review: coasting on an oil slick of hype generated by grunge-girl diva courtney love's attempts to suppress it, uk shockumentarian nick broomfield's investigation into the death of rock idol kurt. Earlier this year, courtney love - the widow of kurt cobain - gave her support to the documentary kurt cobain: montage of heck, a film that chronicled the life of the deceased nirvana frontman.
The great accomplishment of kurt & courtney is that the film would work just as powerfully if one knew nothing at all about its subjects all movie guide - perry seibert customer reviews. This film does not have any club member reviews yet download our film review resources to encourage your club to review this film kurt cobain, lead singer of the hugely popular rock band nirvana, committed suicide in 1994 courtney love was his wife and mother of his child, who herself became rich. In many ways courtney love is the yoko ono of the 90s, and morgen acknowledges that by playing a tape of kurt covering john lennon over the section detailing his courtship of his future wife. Nick broomfield talks to rolling stone about making his controversial cobain doc, 'kurt & courtney' 'kurt & courtney': nick broomfield on his controversial cobain doc - rolling stone.
Kurt loder movie reviews this version of events has already been probed by nick broomfield in his 1998 documentary kurt & courtney now, in the new film soaked in bleach, first-time director. Soaked in bleach gathers together the pile of anecdotal and harder evidence that has long made some fans (or fanatics, as they're once termed here) suspect that nirvana frontman kurt. Fandango ios app fandango android app guarantee the perfect movie night with tickets from fandango find theater showtimes, watch trailers, read reviews and buy movie tickets in advance. Courtney love and kurt cobain would have fit right in on the jerry springer show i say this after watching kurt and courtney, the controversial documentary about singer-actress love, of hole and.
Also watch montage of heck, watch the home movies at the end with kurt and courtney notice the movie of the two of them getting ready in the bathroom, notice kurt's body language when courtney. Nick released kurt & courtney seventeen years ago, with the film focusing on late nirvana frontman kurt cobain's life and suicide when asked of the film - in relation to hbo's new brett morgen. Kurt and courtney is a very strange movie, with some amusing aspects unfortunately for broomfield, most viewers are likely to see it more as a one-sided rip job on love.