Mistaken for Strangers

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Running time:
80 minutes

This is a truly hilarious and touching film about two brothers, Matt and Tom Berninger. Matt, the lead singer of the critically acclaimed rock band The National, finally finds himself flush with success. His younger brother Tom is a loveable slacker - a filmmaker and metal-head still living with his parents in Cincinnati. On the eve of The National's biggest tour to date, Matt invites Tom to work for the band as a roadie, unaware of Tom's plan to film the entire adventure. What starts as a rock documentary quickly becomes a crowd-pleasing journey about family, ambition, and the creative process.

Release date:
March 28, 2014
Quick review:
The younger brother of The National’s lead singer goes on tour as a roadie and messes up but makes a warm-hearted documentary about sibling rivalry and love.