Listen to Me Marlon

The acting legend speaks from the grave via revelatory self-recordings in this striking documentary.


Listen to Me Marlon

LISTEN TO ME MARLON unlocks two-time Oscar® winner Marlon Brando’s extensive, never-before-heard personal audio archive. Unbeknownst to the public, Marlon Brando collected a vast archive of personal audio materials over the course of his lifetime. Now — for the first time — those audio recordings come to life in LISTEN TO ME MARLON, the definitive Marlon Brando cinema documentary. Charting his exceptional career as an actor and his extraordinary life away from the stage and screen, the film reveals the complexities and contradictions that were Marlon Brando by telling the story in his own words.

LISTEN TO ME MARLON is written, edited and directed by Stevan Riley (
Fire in Babylon) and produced by Academy Award®winning producer John Battsek (Searching for Sugar Man, Restrepo, The Tillman Story, One Day In September), Emmy® winner R.J. Cutler (The World According to Dick Cheney, The September Issue) and Emmy Award nominee George Chignell (Ali). Andrew Ruhemann serves as the executive producer. LISTEN TO ME MARLON is a Passion Pictures production.
Not Rated
Bio-pic, Documentary
Dennis Harvey, Variety

Often called the greatest actor of his generation, if not all 20th-century cinema, Marlon Brando was also one of the most enigmatic, unpredictable, even damaged of movie stars offscreen. That complexity is limned as well as a documentary possibly could manage in “Listen to Me Marlon,” which draws on ...

There are currently no showtimes for this film. Please check back soon.