Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of
The extremes of fame and fortune, betrayal and renewal, are revealed in this candid documentary exploring the journey from boyhood to manhood by the biggest selling boy band of all time.
Teaser: Lou Pearlman
Deleted scene: AJ's primary school
Deleted scene: BSB's first "Band House"
Deleted scene: Brian's invite to the group
Deleted scene: Kevin thanks his drama teacher
Deleted scene: Howie’s 21st Birthday Antics
Deleted scene: Nick's childhood home
Deleted scene: Kevin and the Engineers
Deleted scene: AJ's house
Deleted scene: "Donald Trump Junior"
Deleted scene: Brian hits the wrong note
Deleted scene: Kevin's high school reunion
Deleted scene: Cindy Crawford, stolen cars and acne
Documentary: Blooper reel
Special cut: Brian discusses his faith
Deleted scene: Walk Of Fame
Deleted scene: 'In A World Like This' recording
Deleted scene: London home
Deleted scene: London breakfast burrito
Deleted scene: Out and about in London
Deleted scene: Management clashes
Deleted scene: The making of 'Madeleine'
Deleted scene: 'Madeleine'
Deleted scene: 'We've got it going on'
Interview: Stephen's previous work
Interview: The Pulse connection
Interview: Favorite moment
Interview: Lou Pearlman
And I immediately cued up the video to 'I Want It That Way' and started to think it all through
Maker's Statement: Stephen Kijak, Director
We decided to dedicate it to our fans because they’re the reason we still have a career.
I wasn’t a fan so I wasn’t concerned with propping up an accepted myth. To me they were just ordinary guys and I wanted to tell the ...
Interview: Stephen Kijak, Director
We were trying to go at this from a raw, uncensored perspective, we were not trying to make some fluffy promotional piece
I turned them down a few times because I was ‘too cool for the Backstreet Boys’ at the time.
It was one of the best bonding experiences we’ve ever had
Maker's Statement: The Backstreet Boys
We always wanted to tell a universal story; for people who want to be moved by watching people grow up onscreen.
Maker's Statement: Mia Bays, Producer
As a filmmaker, I’m not interested in making films for the money. I like bigger things
I think we have a special bond. It’s definitely like a brotherhood. Like a family. Like a marriage almost to a point.
Pop bands aren’t supposed to last. A surprisingly frank documentary on what happens when an emotionally fractured boy band grows up and deals with its past...
Complex, heart wrenching, and fascinating... There is real depth and emotional struggle to these men
The Backstreet Boys might be middle-aged, married and have dodgy knees, but a heartfelt documentary reveals they're not going gently into pop's good night...
...an absorbing journey from the dizzy heights of boyband uber-success, to the lows of lawsuits, rehab, reality TV and therapy
The Huffington Post
Backstreet Boys document their triumphant 20th-anniversary comeback as a manband with a refreshing absence of vanity
A masterful blend of past and present gracefully frames Backstreet Boys’ rise to the sensation of a decade and is definitely worth a watch whether you’re a fan or not
The result is rather more interesting than you might expect…explores how this likeable bunch comes to terms with being manufactured and exploited as teenagers
...an honest, intimate and playful documentary and an interesting watch, even if you’re not a fanatical fan
Fans will eat this up...
This carefully crafted film is an engaging look at how they got to here
Los Angeles Times
Memory and mortality take centre stage in this informative, emotionally open documentary from Stephen Kijak
A lively and personal approach holds the attention. And the guys are still up to the challenge
Shadows on the Wall
A film infused with the tension of what it's like to know that your best days are probably behind you
The new warts-and-all Backstreet Boys documentary…is worth the watch for the way it portrays the music industry’s cruelty and fickleness
This is gritty and real… Even if you aren’t a diehard fan, it’s worth watching just to understand how being a successful musician isn’t all smiles and platinum records
This is a documentary that proves hugely insightful and personal...
Kijak takes an honest, candid look into how these guys started out and where they have ended up...
|Genres||Documentary, Feature, Music|
|Cast||Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Brian Littrell, A.J. McLean, Kevin Scott Richardson|
|Countries of origin||United Kingdom, United States|
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