Fathom Events and MTV are thrilled to bring the legendary American rock band, R.E.M. to the big screen for an incredible one-night event in cinemas nationwide on Tuesday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m. (local time). The fifth installment in the Fathom Events Classic Music Series, R.E.M. by MTV tells the thirty-year story of the GRAMMYÂ® Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Famers from their early days in Athens to stadium tours around the world. This one-night event draws exclusively on archival footage from the MTV vaults, and traces R.E.M. in real time, which makes it feel as exciting and immediate as it did when it was happening. Also featured are famous R.E.M. interviews with Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart, television performances, award show appearances, clips from live concerts and more.