The Smiths (1987)

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Documentary about the rock band, The Smiths, who formed in Manchester in 1982, and broke up in the summer of 1987. Includes interviews with singer-lyricist, Morrisey, and guitarist-songwriter, Johnny Marr. They talk about their influences which include George Formby, sixties girl groups, British films and punk.

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