About the film
musical punk rock
The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle
Release Date: September 11, 1980
|Genres||:||Comedy, Documentary, Music|
|Production Companies||:||Boyd's Company, Kendon Films Ltd., Matrixbest, Virgin Films|
|Producers||:||Jeremy Thomas, Don Boyd|
A rather incoherent post-breakup Sex Pistols "documentary", told from the point of view of Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren, whose (arguable) position is that the Sex Pistols in particular and punk rock in general were an elaborate scam perpetrated by him in order to make "a million pounds."