Slash Explains Why There Will Never Be A Guns N' Roses Movie

By Andrew Magnotta @AndrewMagnotta

August 8, 2022

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Despite Slash's lifelong love of film, he doesn't see Guns N' Roses ever pursuing a movie project.

The guitarist, who did the soundtrack for and served as a producer on the new horror film The Breach, tells MovieMaker in a new conversation that music biopics just aren't his thing.

GNR has collectively declined opportunities to explore a film about their career, and even Slash himself was offered a movie deal back in 2007 after his autobiography was published.

"We're sort of just not interested," he said. "And I can't imagine trying to find some actors that can portray the band properly. I mean, rock 'n' roll movies suffer from being just super, super corny and unrealistic anyway, as a whole."

He continued: "There's very few really good rock 'n' roll movies. So I would hate to sell ourselves out with some sort of script that supposed to depict our history. I don't see it happening."

You can listen to Slash's full conversation with MovieMaker via the iHeartRadio player below.

Slash will be back on tour with GNR in September. Get the tour dates here.

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