Montage of Heck (Nirvana fans)

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  1. Chigs

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    Just finished watching Montage of Heck. I really liked it. There are some parts that are kind of hard to watch (Kurt and Courtneys relationship was disturbingly toxic), but all in all I thought it was pretty informative, and loved all the candid videos.
     
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    I'm intrigued. Not a huge fan but I dug Nevermind when it was still considered a metal album. :D
     
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    Thanks for the link faggot!!
     
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    Hey, you're welcome
     
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    Get HBO cheap ass!
     
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    It's on HBO
     
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    I thought you died of AIDS.
     
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    Doesn't have HBO ^^
     
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    I dvr'ed it , will watch this week sometime.
     
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    I watched it earlier today. I honestly thought the home movies of Kurt and Courtney were gonna be a lot of them being drugged up together, but that's not what I saw. I mean they might have been high for every scene, but the only stand out was when he was nodding off holding the baby for the haircut. I was taken aback by how sweet they were together. Courtney didn't come across as domineering, which is the general public consensus. I believe they genuinely loved each other and shared a connection apart from the drugs.

    Yes, she's batshit and kookie, but so was he. People were just too enamored with the art he created to see that.
     
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    Liked that there was a one sentence afterthought about his death; a topic done to death. The documentary was about his life
     
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    I agree.
     
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    Not since breakfast.
     
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    i thought Courtney was domineering in the General sense that she doesn't shut up, but not as bad as I thought she would be.

    They were very sweet together, but they still were Sid and Nancy incarnate. That haircut scene was tough to see, though.

    I read Kurts "journals" release, and it didn't have a lot of what they showed in he doc...he seemed a bit unsavable,right?
     
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    Got it queued up on HBO Now. Can't wait, gonna watch it soon as I finish this season of Girls.
     
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    Yeah, he was in serious need of mental health care but never got it. His family was useless.
     
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    Been hearing a lot about this film.

    I'll be curious to see if the movie sticks with you a bit, as I have heard others say it has.
     
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    It is the most important meal of the day...
     
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    I liked the excerpts that were played from the actual "Montage of Heck" cassette tape 4 track recordings, and the animation style of story telling.

    P.S. Courtney is a very authentically cool person in private.
     
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    My son has squeezed me into his schedule so we can watch it together tomorrow. I am looking forward to it.
     
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