Neil Young Journeys Synopsis
Singer Neil Young returns to his hometown and performs at Toronto's Massey Hall.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It certainly stays alive in this spare and intriguing film directed by Jonathan Demme, who has helmed two previous Young concert films.
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New York Daily News

Of course, the music is the thing and the sounds here earn Demme's reverence.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Journeys, shot on the last two nights of Young's 2011 solo world tour, is essential Neil Young.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Half of one song is performed with a speck of saliva on the camera. More casual fans will twist in their chairs uncomfortably, wishing that...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

I'd say the movie does a fine job of completing the trilogy, but I wouldn't be surprised if Demme and Young have more in them yet.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By James Adams
Over all, Neil Young Journeys is a pretty solemn affair, kinda like the man himself.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It's an intimate performance portrait.
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By Michelle Orange
The audience is never seen and only faintly heard. This puts a lot of visual pressure on a very inward performer. Young is a beast onstage,...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
With its one-of-a-kind poetic lamentation, Young's voice sounds more peculiarly lovely than ever. A small picture, but good and true.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Neil Young Journeys is easily the least of the three documentaries director Jonathan Demme has made with the legendary rocker; but in its...
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Neil Young JOurneys

By lltopmom
Disappointing. If you are a die hard Neil YOung fan you will probably like it but as an intro to Neil I wouldn't recommend it. Plays more newer songs than old fan favorites and a lot of the...

Worst Movie Ever!

By catbutt
I could hardly believe that professionals made this movie! I was convinced it was amateur until I saw the closing credits. Too many horrible close up shots of Neil, that lasted way too long. ...

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Rated PG | For Brief Thematic Material, Some Drug References and Language