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New Digital Restoration!

THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION

United States | 1981 | Penelope Spheeris

Black Flag, Circle Jerks, Fear, Germs, and X are just a few of the bands captured on film in this classic look at the L.A. punk scene circa 1980. Penelope Spheeris’ groundbreaking documentary, which exposed a once-marginalized subculture, has now been digitally restored. (Spheeris’ Decline II: The Metal Years shows on 8/20 & 21.) Cleveland revival premiere. DCP. 100 min.

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