Unfortunately, it’s not even close. Poor sound, random editing, and clichéd visual effects are the most egregious failings, but it generally feels low-budget, thrown together, and lazy. I’m not suggesting that music executive memoirs naturally make great cinema but even just a little bit of care and craft probably could have made this pic passable. Or at least more fun.
Anyways, if there’s a positive to the existence of the film, it’s people talking about Creation Records. First off, there’s been a number of interviews with the man himself, Alan McGee, about the Creation days and his somehow coming out the other side alive: