2013 / 86
Winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, this film takes a look at the world of backup vocalists and the legends they support. Glamour, fame, fortune. So close they can taste it. Not theirs ... it belongs to the legends who depend on their voices.
2008 / 77
This documentary follows the pioneering heavy metal act Anvil as they cope with obsoleteness, recover from a disastrous tour and record a new album. A band of rock 'n' roll survivors isn't about to let their dreams disappear along with their youth.
2002 / 3.4 / 107
British documentarian Nick Broomfield investigates the murders of rappers Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls, digging up some surprises in the process. Two rappers vying for supremacy meet violent deaths. Was their rivalry fatal or were outside forces at work?
2012 / 111
This documentary explores the history of Memphis rock band Big Star, which experienced commercial failure but influenced major artists such as REM.
2012 / 105
This documentary presents the musical saga of Arnel Pineda, who goes from singing in Manila nightclubs to fronting the legendary rock band Journey. A singer is plucked from obscurity to lead a legendary band. It's a rock 'n' roll dream come true!
2009 / 81
Composed entirely of footage from 1966 to 1971, this documentary pays tribute to the Doors and their music, revealing many new insights into the band. Forget the Hollywood version ... this is the true story of the Lizard King, his bandmates and their legacy.
2011 / 100
The history of the Foo Fighters comes alive in this documentary, from their demo tapes through the creation of their 2011 album "Wasting Light." They win Grammys, make platinum albums and fill stadiums. Experience their journey -- and their rise to stardom.
2011 / 208
Director Martin Scorsese profiles former Beatle George Harrison in this reverent portrait that mixes interviews and archival footage. The Fab Four's quiet one left a legacy beyond his music. A thoughtful portrait of a thoughtful man.
2013 / 3.9 / 86
This documentary profiles Freda Kelly, who was a shy Liverpudlian teen when she was asked to work for a local band looking for fame: The Beatles. She was on the ground floor with the band that changed pop music. They couldn't have done it without her.
2011 / 105
Teen idol Justin Bieber provides personal snapshots from throughout his career, culminating with scenes from his triumphant 2010 concert tour. Clean-cut. Enormously talented. Internationally adored. Join Justin as he prepares for his sold-out show.
2013 / 88
The follow-up to the biggest concert film of all time, Never Say Never, Believe features performances from Justin Bieber's powerhouse world tour. It's a tough job singing and dancing for thousands of adoring fans, but he's happy to do it night after night.
1998 / 95
This film charts Nirvana's Kurt Cobain's rise to fame, his drug-addled romance with Courtney Love and the conspiracy theories surrounding his death. Did suicide really end the career of one of the most popular rock stars of the '90s ... or was it murder?
2009 / 67
This irreverent documentary reveals how charming entertainer Jan Lewan bilked investors out of millions in a complicated investment scam. He was the lovable polka king of Pennsylvania -- until his audacious Ponzi scheme stopped the music.
2012 / 144
This documentary explores the music, life and legacy of reggae icon Bob Marley, from his birth in 1945 to his death from cancer at age 36. With testimony, tribute and emotion punctuated by lush and colorful rhythms, the reggae legend comes to life.
2013 / 4.3 stars / 111
This tuneful documentary chronicles the musical legacy of Muscle Shoals, Ala., home of Fame Studios, where top musicians have flocked for decades. A tiny town. A giant sound. Meet the innovative man who changed music in the unlikeliest of places.
2012 / 3.9 / 95
Vice magazine's Andy Capper follows rapper Snoop Dogg on a pilgrimage to Jamaica, where he rechristens himself Snoop Lion, a reggae artist. There's more to rapper Snoop Dogg than just rhyme and ganja. In (many) puffs of Rastafarian smoke, the new Snoop Lion is born.
1997 / 3.6 / 89
The world and culture of rap song topics such as race, violence, police, family and sex are examined by hip-hop performers from both coasts.
2012 / 4.5 / 86
Decades after Detroit singer-songwriter Rodriguez disappeared following the commercial failure of his albums, two fans try to track down their idol. Two obsessed fans of an obscure musician seek out their reclusive hero. But does he want to be found?
2012 / 3.2 / 84
Featuring interviews with genre greats, this toe-tapping documentary posits that disco wasn't just a cultural phenomenon but an anthem for change. The music spurred on a lot more than bell-bottom pants and platform shoes. It was the sound of a generation.
2009 / 4.1 / 76
Through concert footage and interviews with musicians, his family and friends, Still Bill presents the story of songwriter and performer Bill Withers. Concerts, interviews and the life of Grammy-winning R & B legend Bill Withers. "Ain't No Sunshine" was just the start.