A transcendent rock & roll story about X Japan, the most successful band you’ve never heard of... yet. more
Release DateU.S.We Are X was released on
Friday, October 21, 2016 Limited Release
Friday, March 3, 2017
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Rating MPAAR for some language
der the direction of drummer, pianist, composer, and producer Yoshiki, X Japan has sold over 30 million singles and albums combined and pioneered a spectacle-driven style of rock, creating a one-of-a-kind cultural phenomenon. Chronicling the band’s exhilarating and tumultuous history over the past three decades—persevering through personal, physical and spiritual heartache—the film focuses on preparations for their breathtaking concert at Madison Square Garden.
official plot version from drafthousefilms.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- Directed by acclaimed documentarian Stephen Kijak (Stones in Exile).