The Decline of Western Civilization

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1981
  • Color/B & W
  • Running Time: 100 Min
  • Distribution Co: Nu-Image| Media Home Entertainment
  • Directed by Penelope Spheeris
  • Produced by Jeff Prettyman, Penelope Spheeris
  • Written by Penelope Spheeris
  • Cinematography by Steve Conant
  • Edited by Charlie Mullin


Director Penelope Spheeris surveys the late-1970s Los Angeles punk scene: X, Black Flag, Fear, Germs, Catholic Discipline, Alice Bag Band.

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