The Ramones story has been hyped, mythologized and distorted. This is the complete review of the history and music of the band during its seventies heyday which draws on the recollections of the survivors who were actually there on the inside of the Ramones camp to reveal the true factors which shaped the music and career of this extraordinary band. This is the true story of the Ramones featuring founder member Tommy Ramone, long suffering tour manager Monte A. Melnick, art director Arturo Vega and Hilly Kristal, founder and owner of CBGB's. Also included are rare broadcast interviews with Joey, Dee Dee and Johnny Ramone previously unreleased on DVD. This documentary uses extensive interviews and rare live footage to piece together a clear and vivid history of the Ramones.