When You're Strange

When You're Strange (2009)

A film about The Doors

  • Genre: Documentary, Music
  • Release Date: 2009-01-17
  • User Rating: 7.6/10 from 60 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 26min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Strange Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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A documentary about the life of California rock band The Doors, written and directed by Tom DiCillo and narrated by Johnny Depp. Makes public for the first time material from Jim Morrison's 1969 film fragment ‘HWY: An American Pastoral’, and spans the period from the band’s formation through to Morrison’s death in 1973, aged just 27.

When You're Strange Trailer

Directing Tom DiCillo Director
Writing Tom DiCillo Writer
Production Tom DiCillo Producer
Production Dick Wolf Producer
Production Jeff Jampol Producer
Production John Beug Producer
Production Bill Guttentag Executive Producer
Production Tim Deluca Supervising Producer
Production Cory Lashever Associate Producer
Editing Micky Blythe Editor
Editing Kevin Krasny Editor
Sound Jeffrey Kaplan Supervising Sound Editor
Editing Jeffrey Kaplan Dialogue Editor
Sound Andy Koyama Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Chris Carpenter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Bill Meadows Sound Recordist
Sound Frank Smathers Supervising Sound Effects Editor
Crew Tom DiCillo Additional Music