The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years (1988)

<p style="font-size:14px;margin-bottom:12px;">Penelope Spheeris' portrayal of the late '80s Los Angeles metal scene, in which W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes pours a bottle of vodka down his gullet while floating in a swimming pool with his mom looking on. Real or not (rumor has it the bottle was filled with water), it¿s a chilling, comical, shocking moment that perfectly sums up hair-band excess.
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( October 11, 2012 )

Penelope Spheeris' portrayal of the late '80s Los Angeles metal scene, in which W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes pours a bottle of vodka down his gullet while floating in a swimming pool with his mom looking on. Real or not (rumor has it the bottle was filled with water), it¿s a chilling, comical, shocking moment that perfectly sums up hair-band excess.

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