It Might Get Loud Synopsis
Rock icons Jimmy Page, the Edge and Jack White discuss their music and influences.
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The Hollywood Reporter

It Might Get Loud offers a thrilling personal tour of three exceptional electric guitarists' careers that's equally appealing to musicians...
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Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
You'll never see a more tactile expression of the intimacy between artists and their instruments than in Davis Guggenheim's elating It...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A marvelous rock doc that manages to be wistful, tasty, and jam-kicking at the same time.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Does this sound like rock heaven? It is.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
With varying degrees of success, the filmmaker gets each musician to talk about the personal and musical roots that blossomed into his...
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By Mark Jenkins
The moments when the guitarists teach the others their best-known riffs are fascinating.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It's a pleasure to watch these men perform. These are real-life guitar heroes. But it would have been a treat to see more of them talking...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
As documentary, it’s low concept. But it’s never dull.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Few of the parts harmonize ­properly, leaving us with provocative fragments rather than an electrifying whole.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
An empty exercise.
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if you love music....

By piwakket
If you love music this is a must see. These three musicians span years of music and bring their differences and underlying similarities to the viewer. The classic music and musicians that are also...


By shophappy
What a great movie! Its an instant classic, in my opinion. No fluff in this movie, just the words from the men themselves about how they started and evolved into rock legends. Many cool...

"It Might Get Loud" was magical.

By onthebeach
This documentary was amazing.....It gave me chills, made my sit up with wonder, and smile alot. The guys were funny and so interesting and diverse in their history..... I am going to see it...


By EllieN
This is one heck of a good documentary. It's only about the music, only about how their lives evolved with the electric guitar. 3 Amazing individuals that will only be more appreciated for their work...

Five Word Review

By bookmark0858
Excellent Intelligent Insightful Gifted Musicians...

It Might Get Loud

By zenmaster13
Intelligent and insightful. This movie shows the power of music and the guitar in particular. You come away from this film with a special appreciation for the art these musicians produce. Guggenheim...

It Might get Loud=Amazing!

By Jazzers77
What an amazing movie!! The integration of Jimmy Page, the Edge and Jack White's experience and personal history with music and the electric guitar and the electric guitar's history was very well...

Entertaining Documentary Of Guitar Icons

By MoammarQadhafiLovesOBAMA
You will enjoy this film. 97 minutes long but goes by fast. I left the theater wanting more (DVD extras I hope). Page and Edge seem genuine and real, White looks like he's trying a little too hard to...

It Might Get Loud

By moviefandave
An excellent documentary about the lives of three famous guitarists. If you play guitar or enjoy the instrument, this movie is for you....

This movie rocks!

By juniperjenny
I knew I'd love seeing Jimmy Page, The Edge and Jack White in one room.....and I wasn't disappointed. A music lovers delight!...

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Rated PG | For mild thematic elements, brief language and smoking.