Watch American Hardcore
- 1 hr 40 min
The movie American Hardcore is a documentary film. It is based off of a book with the same name. This movie shows the early punk rock bands including Minor Threat, The Minutemen, and SS Decontrol. The film shows how punk rock became mainstream from the years 1978-1985. This movie features footage of the bands practicing, partying, and living it up during this time. The years this movie was shot were said to be the height of the punk rock movement. This movie was shot and edited over a five year period. This film shows over eighty different bands and some great live performances. There is even one punk rock show that started a riot and the camera was able to capture it all. There are also interviews with band members, and fans. This film shows the beginning of punk rock. This is also a soundtrack that goes along with this movie.