This Is Spinal Tap

Hilarious pseudo-documentary spoof of a British rock group that was so on-target in its satire, many viewers took it for the real thing. Spinal Tap is an aging British heavy metal band who are limping their way across the US while Marty DiBergi (Reiner) makes a "rockumentary" film about them. (Reiner is a Yank who has been following the group since they...read more

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(Movie Clip) Smell The Glove
Promoter Bobbi Flekman (Fran Drescher) and manager Ian Faith (Tony Hendra) are featured as the band runs into trouble over their album cover at an ind (more…)
(Movie Clip) Armadillos
Documentarian Marty DeBergi (director Rob Reiner) interviews rockers David St. Hubbins (Michael McKean) and Nigel Tufnel (Christopher Guest) about the (more…)
(Movie Clip) Eleven
Lead guitarist Nigel Tufnel (Christopher Guest) shows documentarian Marty DiBergi (Rob Reiner) his guitar collection and specially modified amps in Th (more…)
(Movie Clip) Graceland, Etc.
David (Michael McKean), Nigel (Christopher Guest) and Derek (Harry Shearer) visit Graceland, then reminisce with Marty (Rob Reiner) about an early hit (more…)
(Movie Clip) Hello, Cleveland!
David (Michael McKean), Nigel (Christopher Guest), Derek (Harry Shearer) and the band find a longer trip than expected from the dressing room to the s (more…)
(Movie Clip) Rock'n'Roll Creation
David (Michael McKean) and Nigel (Christopher Guest) emerge from their pods without trouble but not so Derek (Harry Shearer) as the band performs Rock (more…)
(Movie Clip) Rockumentary
Director Marty DiBergi (co-writer and director Rob Reiner) explains his perspective in the opening scene from This Is Spinal Tap, 1984.
Trailer
02:54 — Trailer for This is Spinal Tap. In 1982 legendary British heavy metal band Spinal Tap attempt an American comeback tour accompanied by a fan who is al (more…)
Teaser Trailer
01:36 — Teaser trailer for This is Spinal Tap. Spinal Tap, the world's loudest band, is chronicled by hack documentarian Marty DeBergi on what proves to be a (more…)

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