This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

Legendary British rock band Spinal Tap is followed by a documentary film-maker during their attempt at an American comeback tour. The resulting film, interspersed with powerful performances showcasing Tap's pivotal music and profound lyrics, candidly follows the group as the difficult industry threatens to fade them into obscurity.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 95% / Audience 92%

Rated R,  1 hr 23 mins

GENRES
Comedy • Music
DIRECTION
Rob Reiner
CAST
Christopher Guest  •  Michael McKean  •  Harry Shearer  •  R.J. Parnell

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Christopher Guest Nigel Tufnel
Michael McKean David St. Hubbins
Harry Shearer Derek Smalls
R.J. Parnell Mick Shrimpton
David Kaff Viv Savage
Rob Reiner Marty DiBergi
Bruno Kirby Tommy Pischedda
Billy Crystal Morty the Mime