Trainwreck: Woodstock '99

Trainwreck: Woodstock '99

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Woodstock 1969 promised peace and music, but its '99 revival delivered days of rage, riots and real harm. This docuseries explores what went so horribly wrong.

2022Rating: MA15+USARAW, BBH entertainment
DocumentaryMusic

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

How the F**k Did This Happen?

The 1999 fest takes a hard swerve away from 1969... More Woodstock co-creator Michael Lang's vision with a military base locale, profit focus and toxic vibe.

EPISODE 1.2

Kerosene. Match. Boom!

Endless trash and seething heat feed the chaos on day... More two as performers are pelted with debris and Limp Bizkit riles the crowd to its breaking point.

EPISODE 1.3

You Can't Stop a Riot in the 90s

Tainted water and price gouging mar day three. Fear grips... More the finale, fires spread, and the mob takes over. Later, sexual assault allegations emerge.

Trainwreck: Woodstock '99 | Reviews

Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand

It's really compelling... and it builds to this absolute crescendo of horror.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

This documentary shows (the festival's) collapse with one compelling passage after the next.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

One thing the show does well is put the festival in historical context.

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

It’s three episodes’ worth of jaw-dropping television... You won’t be able to stop watching.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

It provides a vivid tick-tock of the spectacle, including those intoxicating elements that led some attendees, interviewed today, to say it was all worthwhile.

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Variety

Variety

Ultimately a somewhat shallow dip into deep waters.

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TV Guide

TV Guide

The documentary... does an excellent job of communicating what the energy was like during the performances.

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Trainwreck: Woodstock '99 | Release Details

Trainwreck: Woodstock '99 is available to stream in Australia now on Netflix.