The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart chronicles the triumphs and hurdles of brothers Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb, otherwise known as the Bee Gees. The iconic trio, who found early fame in the 1960s, went on to write over 1,000 songs and have 20 No. 1 hits throughout their career, transcending more than five decades of changing tastes and styles.

Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Frank Marshall (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Seabiscuit) with award-winning producers Nigel Sinclair and Jeanne Elfant Festa (HBO’s The Apollo and HBO’s George Harrison: Living in the Material World), the film is an intimate exploration of the Gibb story, featuring revealing interviews with oldest brother Barry and archival interviews with the late twin brothers Robin and Maurice. The film features a wealth of never-before-seen archival footage of recording sessions, concert performances, TV appearances, and home videos, as well as interviews with musicians Eric Clapton, Noel Gallagher, Nick Jonas, Chris Martin, Justin Timberlake, music producer Mark Ronson, singer Lulu, and record company executive Bill Oakes, among others.

The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart is directed by Frank Marshall; produced by Nigel Sinclair, Jeanne Elfant Festa, Mark Monroe, Frank Marshall; executive produced by David Blackman, Jody Gerson, Steve Barnett, Nicholas Ferrall, Cassidy Hartmann, Ryan Suffern; written by Mark Monroe with story consultant, Cassidy Hartmann.

From the Film

Chameleons of Pop

A powerful falsetto makes the Bee Gees stand apart and shows how their unique adaptability contributed to their success.

The Early Bee Gees

Noel Gallagher reminisces on the Bee Gees' earlier sound, comparing their records to the Beatles' early music.

"Jive Talkin'"

Discover the unusual origins of this infectious Bee Gees hit and how the song came together with a new synth sound.

Bonus Scenes

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Meeting the Bee Gees

Nick Jonas, Justin Timberlake, Chris Martin, and Noel Gallagher look back on their first encounters with the music legends.

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Band of Brothers

Justin Timberlake, Nick Jonas, Chris Martin, and Mark Ronson discuss how the success of the Bee Gees is tied to the group's dynamic as brothers.

Human Brass Section

Justin Timberlake reflects on the vocal power of the Bee Gees and what he hears in their singing.

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