March 23, 2023

Watch Trailer For Spike Jonze’s Apple TV Bound Beastie Boys Story


Apple TV have released the official Trailer for Spike Jonze Beastie Boys  Story Documentary. The story of 3 friends who inspired each other and the world.

The project grew out of Mike D and Adam ‘Ad-Rock’ Horovitz collaboration. “Beastie Boys Book.” ,600-page memoir which was published late in 2018 and featured contributions from Jonze.

If there was going to be one filmmaker to make a film about these guys, it has to be Jonze. The film was one of the many films due to premiere at the now cancelled SXSW Festival. Cancelled due to Coronavirus , but soon released on Apple TV…

Beastie Boys Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz tell you an intimate, personal story of their band and 40 years of friendship in this live documentary experience directed by their longtime friend and collaborator, and loud chewer, filmmaker Spike Jonze.

The film is set to premiere on the heels of the 26th anniversary of the release of Beastie Boys’ No. 1 charting 1994 album, “Ill Communication,” and reunites Beastie Boys with director Spike Jonze over 25 years after directing the music video for the album’s immortal hit single, “Sabotage.”

The documentary is produced by Grammy Award winner Jason Baum, Amanda Adelson, alongside director and writer Spike Jonze, and executive produced by Mike Diamond, Adam Horovitz, Dechen Wangdu-Yauch, John Silva, John Cutcliffe, Peter Smith, Thomas Benski, Dan Bowen, Sam Bridger, Michele Anthony, David Blackman, Ashley Newton, Losel Yauch and Jonah Hill. The film is produced for Apple by Fresh Bread and Pulse Films in association with Polygram Entertainment.

Beastie Boys Story premieres globally  including the UK and Ireland on Apple TV+ on April 24.