The Sparks Brothers Movie

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How can one rock band be successful, underrated, hugely influential, and criminally overlooked all at the same time?

Who's Involved:

Nira Park, Edgar Wright, Ron Mael, Russell Mael, Beck

Release Date:

Friday, June 18, 2021 Limited

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Edgar Wright’s debut documentary The Sparks Brothers, which features commentary from celebrity fans Flea, Beck, Jack Antonoff, Jason Schwartzman, Neil Gaiman, and more, takes audiences on a musical odyssey through five weird and wonderful decades with brothers/bandmates Ron and Russell Mael celebrating the inspiring legacy of Sparks: your favorite band’s favorite band.

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Who's making The Sparks Brothers: Crew List

A look at the The Sparks Brothers behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Edgar Wright last directed Last Night in Soho and Baby Driver.



Nira Park
Edgar Wright

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Production: What we know about The Sparks Brothers?

Key Facts

  1. The film chronicles the decades-long career and influence of the enigmatic rock pop duo Sparks. In his second film with Focus Features this year, director Edgar Wright (upcoming Last Night in Soho, Baby Driver), also produced the documentary with his producing partner Nira Park, though their company Complete Fiction Pictures, along with producers George Hencken, and Complete Fiction’s Laura Richardson.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2021 - March: The film was set to Completed  status.

The Sparks Brothers Release Date: When was the film released?

The Sparks Brothers was a Limited release in 2021 on Friday, June 18, 2021. There were 13 other movies released on the same date, including 12 Mighty Orphans, Luca (re-release) and The Birthday Cake.

As a Limited release, The Sparks Brothers will only be shown in select movie theaters across major markets. Please check Fandango and Atom Tickets to see if the film is playing in your area.

The Sparks Brothers DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Sparks Brothers was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Friday, January 28, 2022 .

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