A fast-paced, thoroughly entertaining if hardly trenchant show biz documentary, "Broadway Idiot" traces how
If there was, in fact, any conflict or tension between the 2010 musical's director Michael Mayer and Green Day frontman
Though we learn little personally about Mayer, musical supervisor Tom Kitt or the play's performers (including dynamic lead
Ultimately, this buoyant picture serves its ostensible purpose: It makes you want to run out and catch a production of "American Idiot." Or at least crank up the album.
MPAA Rating: R for some language
Running time: 1 hour, 21 minutes
Playing: At Laemmle's Royal, West Los Angeles; Laemmle's Playhouse 7, Pasadena. Also available on VOD.