Creation Stories

Creation Stories

Creation Stories

Biographical drama detailing the rise of former Glaswegian upstart turned cultural juggernaut Alan McGee (Ewen Bremner, Trainspotting), the infamous head of music label Creation Records.

2021Rating: MA15+, Strong coarse language and drug use110 minsUK
DramaMusicTrue Story & BiographyHistorical

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

[Proves] that approaching material with high energy and at maximum velocity can go a long way...

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The Times

The Times

[A] hymn to those life-changing moments; that strange magic that a dingy basement gig by a band with the right sound, clothes and attitude - at the right time - can bring.

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The Australian

The Australian

Like Trainspotting, Creation Stories is cheerfully confrontational and Bremner gives a riveting performance as the brash, rebellious, indulgent entrepreneur.

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FilmInk

FilmInk

Creation Stories is a close cousin to Trainspotting and 24 Hour Party People but without space for reflection or nuance...

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

Speeding through three decades' worth of events but lacking any actual momentum, Creation Stories is like a version of 24 Hour Party People gone horribly wrong.

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

Beyond Welsh’s insider-eye survey of the era, the joy of the film is what a fast, fresh job Nick Moran has done directing it.

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Financial Times

Financial Times

Nick Moran's cheaply cheerful movie offers a conveyor belt of nostalgia...

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