I bought this DVD as an addition to my music video library, and it's excellent. The years 1992 to 2003 represent an ideal time frame with which to create an anthology of this important period in No Doubt's formative years. This presentation consists of every music video the band made during that time, and I'd recommend this to both hard core fans (a must) and collectors of music videos.
On a fandom scale of 1 (who cares?) to 10 (total maniac), I'd rate myself a 7, meaning that although I've never been to a concert and don't have all the CD's, I love the style and creativity of the band's music, and really enjoy many of their hits. I hope No Doubt continues to perform long enough to produce another 16-hit DVD to complement this one.
As for the videos, they're arranged in reverse chronological order, with "It's My Life" first and "Trapped in a Box" last. They're a mix of concept and performance videos, with lots of frantic energy that's characteristic of No Doubt performances. I was familiar with all but four of the sixteen songs, and loved experiencing sort of a reverse evolution of the band all the way back to the first video, filmed in the "band house" in Anaheim and featuring Gwen's before-platinum natural blonde hair. My favorites were the two newest: the cool imagery of "It's My Life" and the amazing video montage of "Running." Also noteworthy was "Hella Good," a romp in Long Beach harbor, filmed in black-and-white and directed by the always edgy Mark Romanek. Sophie Muller tops the list with director credit on no less than six of the videos.
After each of the music videos is a vignette that features footage of either a photo shoot, a "making of" video snippet or some behind-the-scenes antics. All are very cool, especially one where Gwen is in the studio laying down a vocal track on "Running." Overall run time for the 32 tracks (16 videos plus 16 vignettes) totals 89 minutes.
Other features include a 21-minute interview with the four band members recounting their recollections and thoughts about the videos. I couldn't understand why there was so much bleeping out of some language, but my guess is that this may have been aired on television at one time. Additionally there are alternative video edits of "Don't Speak" (all concert footage) and "Bathwater."
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