Gimme Danger

The Story of The Stooges

Thursday 17th November 2016

Emerging from Ann Arbor Michigan amidst a countercultural revolution, The Stooges’ powerful and aggressive style of rock-n-roll blew a crater in the musical landscape of the late 1960s. Assaulting audiences with a blend of rock, blues, R&B, and free jazz, the band planted the seeds for what would be called punk and alternative rock in the decades that followed.

Gimme Danger presents the context of the Stooges emergence musically, culturally, politically, historically, and relates their adventures and misadventures while charting their inspirations and the reasons behind their initial commercial challenges, as well as their long-lasting legacy. 

Trailer for Gimme Danger (2016)

Gimme Danger is a film by Jim Jarmusch which chronicles the story of The Stooges.

The film originally premiered at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival and had a UK cinematic release on 18th November 2016, visit the website listed at the bottom of this page for information on locations and ticket availability. There will also be a DVD/Bluray release currently set for 16th January 2017 - which is also available to pre-order on the same link.

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For more information on screenings, tickets and to pre-order the DVD/Bluray please visit


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