EFC #157 – Anvil! The Story of Anvil (2008)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#157 – Anvil! The Story of Anvil (2008)
Dir. Sacha Gervasi
Starring: Steve “Lips” Kudlow, Robb Reiner, Chris “CT” Tsangarides, Slash, Tom Araya, Lemmy, Scott Ian, Lars Ulrich

The one hundred and fifty-seventh installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Sacha Gervasi’s intimate documentary of an ageing rock band still trying to make the big time, Anvil! The Story of Anvil.

Recorded in May 2017.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes, it’s one of the best documentaries I’ve seen, that is both a compelling story of ageing underdogs and a heartwaming look at creative passion.

EFC II #18 – Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer (1992)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#18 – Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer (1992)
Dir. Nick Broomfield
Starring: Nick Broomfield, Arlene Pralle, Aileen Wuornos

The eighteenth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Nick Broomfield’s gripping documentary on the profiteering that went on surrounding America’s first female serial killer, in Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer.

Recorded in June 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes, without a doubt. It’s crazy viewing, a gripping look into greed, violence and insanity.