For YA readers who are a little less Y and a bit more A. Incidentally, that image she described was available on a Spinal Tap t-shirt, captioned with the title of another Spinal Tap hit, 'B*tch School'. In 1993, I saw Michael McKean do some standup comedy and he brought out the David St. Hubbins character, much to the delight of the audience. This Is Spinal Tap is available to watch and stream, buy, rent on demand at Vudu, Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube VOD online. I was recommended this film by a jazz musician from the Sixties. Shadwell in Good Omens, kills it as one of the founding members of Tap. It's so good, when Ozzy Osbourne first saw it, he thought it was a real documentary. Reviewed in the United States on August 9, 2016. Comedies of All Time. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 19, 2018. This heavy metal mockumentary goes to eleven. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 26, 2014. Couch Sharing Capability: King Leisure Suite. Watched it again TWICE for the first time in 30 years and laughed so hard it hurt!! Tony Hendra as Ian Faith, the band's sleazy manager. Emmys 2017: Where The F*** Is Michael McKean's 'Better Call Saul' Nomination? JOIN NOW. This is the gold standard of Christopher Guest style improv films. Here is the full list of movies leaving Hulu this month! There are also cameos by Billy Crystal, Dana Carvey, Ed Begley, Jr, Fred Willard, and others. He desperately tries to hold the band together and hide the fact that the entire tour is falling apart. Reviewed in the United States on March 8, 2020. Hits such as 'Christmas With the Devil,' 'Big Bottom' and 'Sex Farm Woman' can be appreciated more if you've had a couple. This is the man who introduced the phrase goes to eleven into the rock parlance. 'If I've told them once, I've told them a hundred times: put 'Spinal Tap' first and 'puppet show' last. Growing up I always saw this film in the Blockbuster video stores when they were still around. I feel my role in the band is to be somewhere in the middle of that, kind of like lukewarm water.'. If you have to ask you just don't get it and this film is not for you. I really did not enjoy this film the only person who says they think this is a cool film is probably is only saying it to make friends. This Is Spinal Tap. There is only one good scene in this movie. A Decade On, ‘Anvil: The Story of Anvil’ Ascends To Rock Doc Valhalla, What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, And HBO This Weekend: Mike Birbiglia, 'The Karate Kid', 'X-Men: Apocalypse', And More, What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, And HBO: March 2017’s Top Shows And Movies, Interim 'Jeopardy' Host Ken Jennings Under Fire for Insensitive Tweets, 'Drew Barrymore Show' Under Fire for Giving a Teacher and His Alleged Former Student a "Fairy Tale Wedding", 'This Is Us' Season 5 Schedule: When the Next Episode 5 Will Return, How to Watch the Diego Maradona Documentary on Netflix, 'Better Call Saul' Exclusive: Bob Odenkirk and Jonathan Banks Discuss the Emmy-Nominated "Bagman", Who Killed Elena in 'The Undoing'? 'I’m sure I’d feel much worse if I weren’t under such heavy sedation', Christopher Guest as Nigel Tufnel (lead guitar). I had never heard of it before. Kick my ass. His crowning achievement is trying to cover up that the towering, custom-made Stonehenge prop that is to serve as the backdrop for their show-stopping finale is only 18 inches high. The story was put together by director Rob Reiner along with his three stars Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, and Harry Shearer. Title: This is Spinal Tap Filmmaker Marty Di Bergi, impressed with the band's exuberance, raw power, and punctuality, makes a documentary of the tour.