Before REM, The Replacements, or the swarms of other wanna be alt rock bands who tried to balance raw emotion with tightly crafted jangle - there were the original dark lords of nihilism, Big Star. Nothing Can Hurt Me time-travels viewers back to 1971 when Alex Chilton, Chris Bell, Jody Stephens and Andy Hummel formed this band, called "one of the most mythic and influential cult acts in all of rock ‘n’ roll." The film tells the origin story of these true pop heroes from their initial limitless horizons, to the dismal sales of their records, and their immeasurable sway over dozens of bands who came later.
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Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me