Top Classic Rock movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Rent Across the Universe on DVD Across the Universe
Synopsis
In this musical mix of live action and animation featuring songs by the Beatles, Liverpool dock worker Jude falls for Lucy on an excursion to America in the 1960s. But when Lucy's brother is drafted, Jude and Lucy take a stand as anti-war activists.
Cast
Cast
Evan Rachel Wood, Jim Sturgess, Joe Anderson, Dana Fuchs, Martin Luther, James Urbaniak, T.V. Carpio, Spencer Liff
Director
Director
Julie Taymor
Genres
Genres
Drama, Contemporary Movie Musicals, Romantic Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, Classic Rock, Musicals, Period Pieces
Rent The Runaways on DVD The Runaways
Synopsis
Dakota Fanning stars in The Runaways, about a group of extraordinary young women as they rise from rebellious Southern California kids to rock stars of the now legendary band that paved the way for future generations of girl musicians.
Cast
Cast
Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Michael Shannon, Stella Maeve, Riley Keough, Scout Taylor-Compton, Alia Shawkat, Johnny Lewis, Tatum O'Neal, Brett Cullen, Hannah Marks
Director
Director
Floria Sigismondi
Genres
Genres
Drama, Biographies, Indie Dramas, Punk Rock, Classic Rock
Rent Taking Woodstock on DVD Taking Woodstock
Synopsis
A twentysomething man finds his life forever changed in the summer of 1969 when he offers up his parents' motel in the Catskills as a home base for Woodstock organizers and then helps the show go on by donating an all-important music festival permit.
Cast
Cast
Demetri Martin, Henry Goodman, Edward Hibbert, Imelda Staunton, Kevin Chamberlain, Takeo Lee Wong, Anthoula Katsimatides, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Emile Hirsch, Eugene Levy, Dan Fogler, Jonathan Groff, Mamie Gummer, Liev Schreiber, Paul Dano, Kelli Garner
Director
Director
Ang Lee
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Indie Comedies, Indie Dramas, Dramas Based on Real Life, Dramas Based on the Book, 20th Century Period Pieces, Classic Rock
Rent Almost Famous on DVD Almost Famous
Synopsis
In the early 1970s, teenage writer William Miller gets a plum assignment from a <i>Rolling Stone</i> editor to write about the band Stillwater on a cross-country tour. Along the way, he learns about friendship and love with help from Penny Lane.
Cast
Cast
Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Zooey Deschanel, Michael Angarano, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, John Fedevich, Mark Kozelek, Jimmy Fallon, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Eric Stonestreet
Director
Director
Cameron Crowe
Genres
Genres
Drama, Showbiz Dramas, Showbiz Comedies, Dramas Based on Real Life, 20th Century Period Pieces, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Period Pieces
Rent Searching for Sugar Man on DVD Searching for Sugar Man
Synopsis
Decades after Detroit singer-songwriter Rodriguez disappeared following the commercial failure of his two critically praised records in the 1970s, two fans from South Africa, where Rodriguez was a huge hit, try to track down their idol.
Cast
Cast
Sixto Rodriguez, Steve Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore, Dan Dimaggio, Jerome Ferretti, Steve Rowland, Willem Möller, Craig Bartholomew-Strydrom, Ilse Assmann
Director
Director
Malik Bendjelloul
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Biographical Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Singer-Songwriters, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, United Kingdom
Rent Shine a Light on DVD Shine a Light
Synopsis
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Martin Scorsese chronicles the incomparable career of the Rolling Stones with this one-of-a-kind documentary that features footage from the legendary band's "A Bigger Bang" tour. Backed by a stellar crew of cinematographers, Scorsese mixes revealing interviews, fascinating behind-the-scenes clips and live performances to capture the "world's greatest rock 'n' roll band" in all their glory.
Cast
Cast
Rolling Stones, Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, Jack White, Ron Wood, Charlie Watts, Christina Aguilera, Bill Clinton
Director
Director
Martin Scorsese
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Pink Floyd: The Wall on DVD Pink Floyd: The Wall
Synopsis
Inspired by the album of the same name, director Alan Parker's revolutionary rock opera traces the troubled past of Pink (Bob Geldof), a depressed rock star at the end of his rope. With the wall as a metaphor for self-inflicted isolation, Pink is lost in despair, feeling trapped and desperately searching for a way out. The Wall's stylized blend of drama, music and Gerald Scarfe's brilliant animation earned the film instant cult status.
Cast
Cast
Bob Geldof, Pink Floyd
Director
Director
Alan Parker
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Contemporary Movie Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Musicals
Rent The Last Waltz on DVD The Last Waltz
Synopsis
Director Martin Scorcese captures the legendary final concert by The Band, staged at San Francisco's Winterland arena on Thanksgiving Day 1976. Along with revealing interviews, the concert footage features Joni Mitchell, Neil Young and Bob Dylan.
Cast
Cast
The Band, Rick Danko, Robbie Robertson, Richard Manuel, Levon Helm, Garth Hudson, Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Ringo Starr, Van Morrison, Muddy Waters
Director
Director
Martin Scorsese
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Social & Cultural Documentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent It Might Get Loud on DVD It Might Get Loud
Synopsis
Guitar greats Jimmy Page, The Edge and Jack White discuss their own musical styles, eventually meeting up to play each others' songs: Led Zeppelin's "In My Time of Dying," U2's "I Will Follow" and the White Stripes' "Dead Leaves and Dirty Ground."
Cast
Cast
Jimmy Page, The Edge, Jack White, Link Wray
Director
Director
Davis Guggenheim
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Modern & Alternative Rock, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Blues
Rent No Direction Home: Bob Dylan on DVD No Direction Home: Bob Dylan
Synopsis
This exhaustive film biography is a moving tribute to rock legend Bob Dylan by acclaimed director Martin Scorsese, featuring never-before-seen footage, rare concert performances and intimate interviews with members of the musician's inner circle.
Cast
Cast
Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Allen Ginsberg, Pete Seeger, Mavis Staples, Peter Yarrow, Bob Johnston, D.A. Pennebaker, Al Kooper
Director
Director
Martin Scorsese
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Biographical Documentaries, Singer-Songwriters, Classic Rock, American Folk & Bluegrass, Rock & Pop, PBS Documentaries
Rent Neil Young: Heart of Gold on DVD Neil Young: Heart of Gold
Synopsis
Acclaimed director Jonathan Demme turns his cameras on musician Neil Young in this intimate two-night concert featuring a soul-bearing set from Young's album "Prairie Wind" and filmed inside Nashville's landmark Ryman Auditorium.
Cast
Cast
Neil Young, Pegi Young, Emmylou Harris, Ben Keith
Director
Director
Jonathan Demme
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Must-See Concerts, Singer-Songwriters
Rent Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music on DVD Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music
Synopsis
The director's cut of Michael Wadleigh's Oscar-winning documentary restores footage snipped from the original 1970 release. With the help of a young editor named Martin Scorsese, Wadleigh not only chronicles Woodstock's memorable music and legendary artists, he also captures the festival's dauntless free spirit. The presentation features live performances from, among others, Jimi Hendrix; the Who; Janis Joplin; and Crosby, Stills and Nash.
Cast
Cast
Richie Havens, Joan Baez, Roger Daltrey, John Entwistle, Pete Townshend, Keith Moon, Joe Cocker, Arlo Guthrie, Graham Nash, Stephen Stills, David Crosby, Ten Years After, Alvin Lee, John Sebastian, Carlos Santana, Jimi Hendrix, Jerry Garcia, Janis Joplin, Jefferson Airplane, Grace Slick, Johnny Winter
Director
Director
Michael Wadleigh
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rockumentaries, Rock & Pop
Rent The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter on DVD The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter
Synopsis
Featuring classic renditions of "Sympathy for the Devil," "Under My Thumb," "Satisfaction," "Jumpin' Jack Flash" and "Wild Horses," this unvarnished documentary chronicles the Rolling Stones' chaotic 1969 American tour. The film starts off on a high note at a riveting New York City show and concludes in the aftermath of the infamous Altamont Speedway gig, where Hell's Angels who were hired to do security ultimately brutalized concert-goers.
Cast
Cast
Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Mick Taylor, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, Jefferson Airplane, Marty Balin, Paul Kantner, Grace Slick, Jerry Garcia, Phil Lesh, Ike Turner, Tina Turner, Bob Weir
Director
Director
Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Social & Cultural Documentaries, Must-See Concerts, Classic Rock, Rockumentaries, Music & Musicals, Rock & Pop
Rent The Beatles: Help! on DVD The Beatles: Help!
Synopsis
The lads from Liverpool light up the big screen in this delightful 1965 spy movie spoof that finds the mop tops traveling the globe to escape some religious fanatics intent on reclaiming a sacrificial ring stuck on Ringo's finger. Co-stars Eleanor Bron, Victor Spinetti and Leo McKern add to the zaniness, while the film's fantastic soundtrack features some of the Fab Four's most memorable hits, including the title track and "Ticket to Ride."
Cast
Cast
Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Leo McKern, Eleanor Bron, Roy Kinnear, John Bluthal, Patrick Cargill, Victor Spinetti
Director
Director
Richard Lester
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Comedies, Classic Movie Musicals, Screwball, Rock & Pop, Pop, United Kingdom, Classic Rock, Foreign Regions
Rent Classic Albums: The Dark Side of the Moon on DVD Classic Albums: The Dark Side of the Moon
Synopsis
This film chronicles Pink Floyd's journey to the release of their classic album "The Dark Side of the Moon" in 1973. Discover how the band created the landmark recording and see interviews with band members as they provide insight into the process.
Cast
Cast
Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Richard Wright
Director
Director
Matthew Longfellow
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rockumentaries, Rock & Pop
Rent Tommy on DVD Tommy
Synopsis
The Who made history with this campy cult classic -- the first-ever filmed "rock opera" -- which tells the tale of Tommy (Roger Daltrey), a boy who loses the ability to hear, speak and see after the tragic death of his father. Despite his losses, Tommy becomes a pinball champion and religious messiah, only to have his followers betray him. Tina Turner, Elton John and Eric Clapton all turn in performances in this outlandish production.
Cast
Cast
Roger Daltrey, Ann-Margret, Oliver Reed, Elton John, Eric Clapton, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, Paul Nicholas, Jack Nicholson, Robert Powell, Pete Townshend, Tina Turner
Director
Director
Ken Russell
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Movie Musicals, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock, Blockbusters, United Kingdom
Rent Yellow Submarine on DVD Yellow Submarine
Synopsis
The Fab Four's first and only animated feature -- a psychadelic must-see for Beatles fans -- finds the boys trying to save Pepperland from the scourge of the Blue Meanies amid a sea of puns, non sequiturs and surrealistic flights of fancy.
Cast
Cast
John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison
Director
Director
George Dunning, Dick Emery
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Rock & Pop, Classic Movie Musicals, Musicals, Classic Rock
Rent Two-Lane Blacktop on DVD Two-Lane Blacktop
Synopsis
Legendary musicians Dennis Wilson (The Beach Boys) and James Taylor co-star in this controversial and acclaimed film about drag-racing drifters who are more devoted to their '55 Chevy than they are to each other. Directed by cult legend Monte Hellman, this definitive American road movie tells the story of two drivers who battle across the back roads for possession of each other's pink slips and the affections of a mysterious young hitchhiker.
Cast
Cast
James Taylor, Warren Oates, Dennis Wilson, Laurie Bird, Harry Dean Stanton
Director
Director
Monte Hellman
Genres
Genres
Classics, Indie Dramas, The Criterion Collection, Classic Rock, Classic Dramas, Indie Classics
Rent Led Zeppelin on DVD Led Zeppelin
Synopsis
This Led Zeppelin concert footage filmed at London's Royal Albert Hall in January 1970, London's Earls Court in May 1975, Knebworth in August 1979 and Madison Square Garden in July 1973 cements the band's reputation as a rock 'n' roll behemoth. Additional footage comes from television interviews, a bootleg shot of the band performing "Heartbreaker," behind-the-scenes footage from Knebworth and more.
Cast
Cast
Led Zeppelin, Robert Plant, John Bonham, Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage on DVD Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage
Synopsis
Celebrate the remarkable 40-year career of influential Canadian rock band Rush with this music documentary, which details the band's formation, long list of hit albums, struggles with critics, musical evolution and present day identity. Featuring interviews with well-known Rush fans such as Billy Corgan, Gene Simmons and Jack Black, this Rush extravaganza will thrill fans with its awesome archival footage and soundtrack.
Cast
Cast
Rush, Geddy Lee, Neil Peart, Alex Lifeson, Billy Corgan, Gene Simmons, Jack Black, Les Claypool, Matt Stone
Director
Director
Sam Dunn, Scot McFadyen
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Pink Floyd: Pulse on DVD Pink Floyd: Pulse
Synopsis
Pink Floyd outshines their own reputation for over-the-top special effects and intense lighting in this 1994 performance recorded live at London's Earls Court. Tracks include "Shine on You Crazy Diamond," "Learning to Fly," "High Hopes," "Coming Back to Life," "Another Brick in the Wall (Part Two)," "Money," "Wish You Were Here," "Comfortably Numb," "The Great Gig in the Sky," "Take It Back" and "One of These Days."
Cast
Cast
Pink Floyd
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent When You're Strange on DVD When You're Strange
Synopsis
Composed entirely of original footage from 1966-71, Tom DiCillo's documentary about the Doors filters truth from myth, reveals new insight into Jim Morrison and his bandmates, and captures the essence of the iconic rock group and the era. DiCillo's film pays tribute to the Doors and their music and to a generation's struggle for individuality and authenticity during an unstable and transformative epoch in America.
Cast
Cast
the Doors, Jim Morrison, Johnny Depp, John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek
Director
Director
Tom DiCillo
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent The Complete Monterey Pop Festival on DVD The Complete Monterey Pop Festival
Synopsis
In 1967, cinematographer D.A. Pennebaker -- famous for his cinema verite style -- was in California to capture the searing performances of the likes of such icons as The Mamas and the Papas, Otis Redding and The Who on the Monterey International Pop Festival stage. Special features in this director-approved collection include substantial concert and behind-the-scenes footage.
Cast
Cast
Michelle Phillips, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Scott McKenzie, John Phillips, "Mama" Cass Elliot, Denny Doherty, Hugh Masekela, Grace Slick, Marty Balin, Paul Kantner, Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Casady, Janis Joplin, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Keith Moon, John Entwistle, Otis Redding, Jimi Hendrix, Ravi Shankar
Director
Director
D.A. Pennebaker
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Social & Cultural Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock
Rent Masked & Anonymous on DVD Masked & Anonymous
Synopsis
Amid a decaying society in the future, troubadour Jack Fate (Bob Dylan) is busted out of prison by his former manager (John Goodman) so he can perform one last concert that may rekindle his career -- and perhaps bring together his divided country, which is torn by civil war. Supported by a star-studded ensemble cast, this contemplative drama features performances of several Dylan tunes, including "Down in the Flood," "Cold Irons Bound" and more.
Cast
Cast
Bob Dylan, John Goodman, Jessica Lange, Luke Wilson, Jeff Bridges, Penélope Cruz, Reggie Lee, Laura Harring, Angela Bassett, Christian Slater, Steven Bauer, Mickey Rourke, Giovanni Ribisi, Ed Harris, Chris Penn, Val Kilmer, Cheech Marin
Director
Director
Larry Charles
Genres
Genres
Drama, Indie Dramas, Contemporary Movie Musicals, Musicals, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock
Rent Led Zeppelin: The Song Remains the Same on DVD Led Zeppelin: The Song Remains the Same
Synopsis
The pioneers of hard rock take the stage -- and blow your mind. Led Zeppelin storm Madison Square Garden in this collection of footage taken from their legendary performances at the New York venue in 1973. Adding to the musical power and drama are hallucinatory fantasy sequences meant to illustrate each band member's mental state. Songs performed in this swirl of sound and vision include "Black Dog," "Stairway to Heaven" and "Whole Lotta Love."
Cast
Cast
Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, John Bonham, John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin
Director
Director
Joe Massot, Peter Clifton
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Contemporary Movie Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Must-See Concerts
Rent Imagine: John Lennon on DVD Imagine: John Lennon
Synopsis
John Lennon's remarkable life is celebrated in this sweeping biography. Drawing on the musician's never-before-seen personal archives of films, writings and photos, the film incorporates Lennon's own voice as narrative. A 36-song soundtrack pays tribute to the ex-Beatle who remains an icon of world peace decades after his untimely death. Abundant extras include a rare acoustic performance of "Imagine."
Cast
Cast
John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, David Bowie, Phil Spector, Cynthia Lennon, Julian Lennon, Sean Lennon
Director
Director
Andrew Solt
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Biographical Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Tom Dowd and the Language of Music on DVD Tom Dowd and the Language of Music
Synopsis
Historical footage, photographs and musical tracks showcase how producer and recording engineer Tom Dowd altered the course of contemporary music. The film features appearances Ray Charles, Eric Clapton, Aretha Franklin and other legends.
Cast
Cast
Tom Dowd, Ray Charles, Eric Clapton, Aretha Franklin, Jim Camacho, Ornette Coleman, Ahmet Ertegun, Phil Ramone, Mike Stoller
Director
Director
Mark Moormann
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Biographical Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Les Paul: Chasing Sound on DVD Les Paul: Chasing Sound
Synopsis
The remarkable true-life story of electric guitar legend and rock 'n' roll icon Les Paul unfolds in this feature-length documentary that originally aired as part of PBS's "American Masters" series. Chronicling Paul's rise from poverty to eventual rock royalty, the program features interviews from many of his big-name admirers, including B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Tony Bennett, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard and Steve Miller.
Cast
Cast
Les Paul, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Tony Bennett, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard, Steve Miller, Kay Starr
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Biographical Documentaries, PBS Documentaries, TV Documentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Beyond the Valley of the Dolls on DVD Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Synopsis
Film critic Roger Ebert penned the screenplay for this Russ Meyer classic, which isn't so much a sequel to the original (based on the Jacqueline Susann novel) as an ebulliently vulgar remake. Chronicling the adventures of a trio of female rockers who find their way from the heartland to Hollywood, the film features all the Meyer staples: bountiful breasts, lesbian love scenes and drug-fueled descents into murder and madness.
Cast
Cast
Charles Napier, Dolly Read, Cynthia Myers, Marcia McBroom, John Lazar, Michael Blodgett, David Gurian, Edy Williams, Phyllis Davis, Erica Gavin, Harrison Page, Duncan McLeod, James Inglehart, Henry Rowland
Director
Director
Russ Meyer
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Comedies, Cult Comedies, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock, Spoofs and Satire, The Criterion Collection
Rent Godspell on DVD Godspell
Synopsis
The popular Broadway musical, adapted to film by directors David Greene and John-Michael Tebelak, retells the gospel of St. Matthew as it might happen in late-1960s Manhattan, as John the Baptist (David Haskell) gathers nine hippies and baptizes them in Central Park. When Jesus Christ (Victor Garber) joins in, a real love-fest begins, and the group joyously performs Biblical parables as they wander the city.
Cast
Cast
Victor Garber, Katie Hanley, David Haskell, Merrell Jackson, Joanne Jonas
Director
Director
David Greene
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Movie Musicals, Classic Rock, Musicals
Rent The Who: The Kids Are Alright on DVD The Who: The Kids Are Alright
Synopsis
Through rare concert performance footage and interviews, this 1979 documentary offers an in-depth look at the wildly successful career of classic rock group The Who -- from their initial formation to their first major hit. Highlights include footage from many of the band's early performances, capturing their zaniness and outrageous antics, plus an interview with drummer Keith Moon and footage from his last performance just prior to his death.
Cast
Cast
The Who, Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, John Entwistle, Keith Moon
Director
Director
Jeff Stein
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Eagles: Farewell I Tour: Melbourne on DVD Eagles: Farewell I Tour: Melbourne
Synopsis
The Eagles rank as one of the biggest acts in rock 'n' roll, and they defined the popular Southern California rock scene of the 1970s for a whole nation (via their four consecutive No. 1 albums). This video captures the Melbourne segment of the band's 2004 farewell tour that filled stadiums everywhere. Tracks include "Long Run," "New Kid in Town," "Wasted Time," "Peaceful Easy Feeling," "I Can't Tell You Why," "One of These Nights" and more.
Cast
Cast
Eagles
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders: The Movie on DVD Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders: The Movie
Synopsis
During the 1970s, British glam rocker David Bowie's gender-bending style had a huge impact on popular culture. Widely known for his unique rock-and-roll characters and alter egos, Bowie put on a legendary live show. Director D.A. Pennebaker captures Bowie's most famous character -- Ziggy Stardust, the rock star from Mars -- as he performs for the last time. At the time, many thought this 1973 London show would be Bowie's swan song as well.
Cast
Cast
David Bowie, Mick Ronson, Trevor Bolder, Mick Woodmansy, Angela Bowie
Director
Director
D.A. Pennebaker
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Miscellaneous Documentaries, Classic Rock, Must-See Concerts, Rockumentaries, Rock & Pop
Rent Neil Young Journeys on DVD Neil Young Journeys
Synopsis
Following rocker Neil Young to his Toronto hometown, Jonathan Demme captures the artist live in concert at Massey Hall and on the road in Ontario. This film is the third in Demme's Neil Young concert trilogy, following Heart of Gold and Trunk Show.
Cast
Cast
Neil Young
Director
Director
Jonathan Demme
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Biographical Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Singer-Songwriters, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Tom Petty: Runnin' Down a Dream on DVD Tom Petty: Runnin' Down a Dream
Synopsis
Directed by Peter Bogdanovich and packed with rare concert footage and home movies, this documentary explores the history of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, including Petty's famous collaborations and notorious clashes with the record industry. Interviews with musical luminaries including Jackson Browne, George Harrison, Eddie Vedder, Roger McGuinn, Jeff Lynne, Dave Stewart and Petty himself shed light on Petty's life and his music.
Cast
Cast
Tom Petty, Rick Rubin, Jackson Browne, Eddie Vedder, Roger McGuinn, Jeff Lynne, Dave Stewart, Kevin Costner, Brittany Murphy, Stevie Nicks, Ringo Starr, George Harrison
Director
Director
Peter Bogdanovich
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent You're Gonna Miss Me on DVD You're Gonna Miss Me
Synopsis
It's not easy being a pioneer. For proof, just watch this film about Roky Erickson, whose band, the 13th Floor Elevators, coined the term "psychedelic rock" in the 1960s. Targeted for his advocacy of pharmaceuticals, Erickson was busted for possession of a single joint in 1969 and spent three years in an institute for the criminally insane. This film covers his rise and fall, as well as his family's efforts to help him get his life back on track.
Cast
Cast
Roky Erickson, Evelyn Erickson
Director
Director
Keven McAlester
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Rockumentaries, Biographical Documentaries, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock
Rent Queen: Live at Wembley Stadium on DVD Queen: Live at Wembley Stadium
Synopsis
Pioneering glam-rock band Queen, led by singer Freddie Mercury, rocked an audience of 150,000 at London's Wembley Stadium in July 1986. This spectacular live performance highlights the fact that Queen was most at home in a stadium environment. The band performs 21 songs, including "Brighton Rock," "One Vision," "Another One Bites the Dust," "Bohemian Rhapsody" and more.
Cast
Cast
Queen, Freddie Mercury, John Deacon, Spike Edney, Brian May, Roger Taylor
Director
Director
Gavin Taylor
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent The Wrecking Crew on DVD The Wrecking Crew
Synopsis
Prolific session musicians the Wrecking Crew, who provided backup instrumentals for numerous popular bands in the 1960s, are profiled by filmmaker Denny Tedesco, whose father, Tommy, was a member of the band, in this absorbing documentary. Cher, Brian Wilson, Mickey Dolenz, Dick Clark and others reflect on the amazing musicians who backed up the Beach Boys, Frank Sinatra, the Mamas and the Papas, the Monkees and many more.
Cast
Cast
Brian Wilson, Cher, Dick Clark, Glen Campbell, Lou Adler, Nancy Sinatra
Director
Director
Denny Tedesco
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Grateful Dawg on DVD Grateful Dawg
Synopsis
This fascinating documentary looks at the long-running collaborative friendship between Grateful Dead leader Jerry Garcia and brilliant mandolin player David Grisman, following them on their musical journey from the 1960s through the '90s.
Cast
Cast
Jerry Garcia, David Grisman, Joe Craven, Jim Kerwin, Rob Bleetstein, Vassar Clements, Dave Dennison, Béla Fleck, Deborah Koons, John Goddard
Director
Director
Gillian Grisman
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Biographical Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock
Rent Stevie Ray Vaughan: Live at Montreux on DVD Stevie Ray Vaughan: Live at Montreux
Synopsis
Legendary rocker and bluesman Stevie Ray Vaughan performs with the band Double Trouble in two influential shows, in 1982 and again in 1985, at the Montreux Rock Festival. Concert footage is mixed with a documentary on Vaughan. Catch Vaughan performing such tunes as "Hide Away," "Rude Mood," "Pride and Joy," "Love Struck Baby," "Dirty Pool," "Give Me Back My Wig," "Ain't Gone 'n' Give Up on Love" and "Collins Shuffle."
Cast
Cast
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Double Trouble
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Must-See Concerts, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Stevie Ray Vaughn: Live at the El Mocambo on DVD Stevie Ray Vaughn: Live at the El Mocambo
Synopsis
Recorded at Toronto's El Mocambo rock club, this concert captures blues-guitar legend Stevie Ray Vaughan in his prime. Four of the featured songs were never released during his lifetime, and the others were band favorites from the early days. Included are "Testify," "Texas Flood," "Wham!" and covers of Jimi Hendrix's "Voodoo Chile" and "Third Stone from the Sun," plus a 1999 interview with some of Vaughan's bandmates.
Cast
Cast
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Double Trouble
Director
Director
Dennis Saunders
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Must-See Concerts
Rent Rolling Stones: Rock and Roll Circus on DVD Rolling Stones: Rock and Roll Circus
Synopsis
This December 1968 concert film hosted by the Rolling Stones was originally intended to air as a circus-style special on the BBC, but never found its way to the small screen becaue the Stones were unhappy with their performance. The eclectic group of performers includes Yoko Ono, Jethro Tull, Marianne Faithfull, The Who and numerous circus acts. Featured songs include "Sympathy for the Devil," "No Expectations" and "A Quick One (While He's Away)."
Cast
Cast
Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, Eric Clapton, Ian Anderson, Yoko Ono, Jethro Tull, Marianne Faithfull, The Who
Director
Director
Michael Lindsay-Hogg
Genres
Genres
Music & Musicals, Must-See Concerts, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Quadrophenia on DVD Quadrophenia
Synopsis
Lashing out against his dead-end life, alienated youth Jimmy hangs out with his gang of Mods, does drugs and battles members of rival gang the Rockers in this landmark rock opera based on the Who's smash-hit album.
Cast
Cast
Phil Daniels, Leslie Ash, Philip Davis, Mark Wingett, Sting, Ray Winstone, Garry Cooper, Gary Shail, Trevor Laird, Toyah Willcox, Kate Williams, Michael Elphick, James Brown, Marvin Gaye
Director
Director
Franc Roddam
Genres
Genres
Drama, Contemporary Movie Musicals, 20th Century Period Pieces, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Musicals, United Kingdom, Period Pieces
Rent The Johnny Cash TV Show: 1969-1971 on DVD The Johnny Cash TV Show: 1969-1971
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Airing from 1969 to 1971, "The Johnny Cash Show" showcased the musical talents of the country's best artists; this collection rounds up some its most memorable performances, featuring the likes of Ray Charles, Roy Orbison and Bob Dylan, among others. Country legend and host Cash also performs some of his greatest hits, including "Ring of Fire," "I Walk the Line," "A Boy Named Sue," "Man in Black" and many more.
Cast
Cast
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Director
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Featuring classic performances, this biography offers a look at one of the greatest guitarists the world has ever known. Three years after his death, Jimi Hendrix's family, friends and fellow musicians -- including Pete Townsend, Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton and Lou Reed -- comment on the rocker's life and influence. Hendrix shines with hits such as "The Star-Spangled Banner," "Red House" and "Hey Joe."
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Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Billy Cox
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Joe Boyd
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Rent The T.A.M.I. Show on DVD The T.A.M.I. Show
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Hailed by critics as one of the most important events in rock 'n' roll history, the T.A.M.I. Show -- featuring rock, soul and blues superstars -- brought an unprecedented array of talent to the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in 1964. Among the artists performing in this memorable concert film are the Beach Boys, James Brown, the Rolling Stones, Chuck Berry, Lesley Gore, Marvin Gaye and the Supremes.
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The Supremes, Chuck Berry, Rolling Stones, James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Jan and Dean, Glen Campbell, Beach Boys, Lesley Gore
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Rent Clapton: Crossroads 2004: Disc 1 on DVD Clapton: Crossroads 2004: Disc 1
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This June 2004 benefit concert at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas, brought out some of the brightest guitar players in the business, including B.B. King, James Taylor, Carlos Santana, Joe Walsh, Jimmie Vaughn, John Mayer, Robert Cray and more. The show, which raised money for Eric Clapton's non-profit drug treatment facility in Antigua, Crossroads Center, was jam-packed with brilliant big-name performances.
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Cast
Eric Clapton, B.B. King, James Taylor, Carlos Santana, Joe Walsh, Jimmie Vaughan, John Mayer, Robert Cray
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Ron de Moraes
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Eric Clapton: Crossroads 2007 on DVD Eric Clapton: Crossroads 2007
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Guitar legend Eric Clapton hosts a marathon of remarkable rock, blues and country musicians jamming together in a series of extraordinary performances at the 2007 Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago's Toyota Park. Featured artists include Jeff Beck, Sheryl Crow, B.B. King, Vince Gill, John Mayer, Los Lobos, Willie Nelson, the Robert Cray Band, Buddy Guy, Steve Winwood, Johnny Winter, Jimmie Vaughan and many others.
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Cast
Eric Clapton, Sonny Landreth, John McLaughlin, Doyle Bramhall II, Susan Tedeschi, The Derek Trucks Band, Johnny Winter, Robert Randolph, Robert Cray Band, Jimmie Vaughan, Hubert Sumlin, B.B. King, Vince Gill, Albert Lee, Sheryl Crow, Willie Nelson, John Mayer, Los Lobos, Jeff Beck, Robbie Robertson, Steve Winwood, Buddy Guy
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Rent Eric Clapton: Crossroads Benefit on DVD Eric Clapton: Crossroads Benefit
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When Eric Clapton staged a concert at Madison Square Garden to benefit his drug and alcohol rehab center in Antigua, British West Indies, a formidable array of musical talent joined him: Sheryl Crow, Bob Dylan, Mary J. Blige and David Sanborn. Highlights of the 1999 show include the Clapton standards "Layla," "Sunshine of Your Love" and "Tears in Heaven," along with "Old Love," "River of Tears" and a "Crossroads" duet with Dylan.
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Eric Clapton, Sheryl Crow, Bob Dylan, Mary J. Blige, David Sanborn
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Joel Gallen
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Rent Sound City on DVD Sound City
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Through interviews and performances, rocker Dave Grohl's documentary pays tribute to Sound City, the legendary music studio that spawned albums by Nirvana, Fleetwood Mac, Tom Petty and other superstars.
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Dave Grohl, Tom Petty, Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Trent Reznor, Rick Springfield, Lars Ulrich, Rick Rubin, Butch Vig, Joshua Homme
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Dave Grohl
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Rent David Gilmour: Remember That Night on DVD David Gilmour: Remember That Night
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English rocker David Gilmour, well-known for his vocal and guitar work with Pink Floyd, performs a blistering set featuring his third solo album "On an Island" in its entirety as well as Pink Floyd classics such as "Fat Old Sun" and "Echoes." Joining Gilmour on stage are rock greats David Crosby and Graham Nash on "Shine on You Crazy Diamond" and musical innovator David Bowie on "Comfortably Numb."
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Cast
David Gilmour, David Bowie, Robert Wyatt, Richard Wright, Phil Manzanera, Steve DiStanislao, Dick Parry, Guy Pratt, Jon Carin, David Crosby, Graham Nash
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Rent Rush: R30 on DVD Rush: R30
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The year 2004 marked three decades of music for prolific prog-rock trio Rush, and they celebrated with their fans on a tour around the world. This program commemorating the trio's 30-year anniversary captures a memorable live concert in Frankfurt, Germany, featuring such favorites as "Summertime Blues," "The Spirit of Radio," "Heart Full of Soul," "Tom Sawyer," "Subdivisions," "Red Barchetta," "Xanadu" and "Animate."
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Rush
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Must-See Concerts, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Good Ol' Freda on DVD Good Ol' Freda
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Freda Kelly was just a shy Liverpudlian teenager when she was asked to work for a local band hoping to make it big: the Beatles. In Good Ol' Freda, the band's former secretary tells her personal stories for the first time in 50 years.
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Freda Kelly
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Ryan White
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Documentary, Biographical Documentaries, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Queen: Rock Montreal on DVD Queen: Rock Montreal
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The only Queen concert ever filmed in its entirety, this 1981 performance from Montreal has been digitally restored and remixed. The DVD and Blu-ray versions also feature the band's legendary Live Aid performance, plus previously unreleased footage.
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Cast
Queen, Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Roger Waters: The Wall: Live in Berlin on DVD Roger Waters: The Wall: Live in Berlin
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This live 1990 performance of Pink Floyd's classic cult film The Wall features band leader Roger Waters along with a huge cast that includes Van Morrison, Cyndi Lauper, Joni Mitchell, Sin&#233;ad O'Connor, Tim Curry, Marianne Faithfull and Albert Finney. Rounding out the package are interviews, a glimpse of the behind-the-scenes action and a fascinating look at the historic collapse of the Berlin Wall.
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Cast
Roger Waters, Sinéad O'Connor, Scorpions, Ute Lemper, Cyndi Lauper, Thomas Dolby, Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Joni Mitchell, Bryan Adams, Jerry Hall, Van Morrison, Tim Curry, Marianne Faithfull, Albert Finney
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent The Rolling Stones: Sympathy for the Devil on DVD The Rolling Stones: Sympathy for the Devil
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With a cast made up of some of rock's sexiest musicians, director Jean-Luc Goddard's film is chaos and brilliance all at once, merging footage of the Rolling Stones practicing and Godard riffing on everything from pornography to modern-day celebrity. Watch a genius expound on the smallest and biggest mysteries of life as the ultimate rock band breaks down and then reconstructs its song "Sympathy for the Devil."
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Cast
Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Bill Wyman, Charlie Watts, Marianne Faithfull
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Jean-Luc Godard
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Music & Musicals, Rockumentaries, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock, United Kingdom, Political Documentaries, Foreign Regions
Rent Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider on DVD Eric Clapton: One More Car, One More Rider
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Filmed live at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on August 18, 2001, this memorable concert features tracks from Eric Clapton's solo career as well as hits from his days with Cream and Derek and the Dominoes. Songs include "Key to the Highway," "Tears in Heaven," "Change the World," "Going Down Slow," "Badge," "Wonderful Tonight," "Layla," "Bell Bottom Blues," "Cocaine," "Sunshine of Your Love" and more.
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Eric Clapton
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Heart: Alive in Seattle on DVD Heart: Alive in Seattle
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The Wilson sisters (1980s glam rockers with such hits as "Alone" and "These Dreams") make a triumphant return to their hometown of Seattle. The city, oddly enough, spawned the grunge movement in the early '90s and killed off many of the '80s metal bands. A career-spanning selection of material in this concert includes early classics such as "Barracuda" and "Crazy on You," alongside more recent material.
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Nancy Wilson, Ann Wilson, Heart
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Rolling Stones: Stones in Exile on DVD Rolling Stones: Stones in Exile
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It's spring 1971 all over again in director Stephen Kijak's nostalgic documentary that chronicles the creation of one of the greatest rock albums ever recorded: "Exile on Main Street" by the Rolling Stones. Highlights include interviews with Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman and Mick Taylor, and clips from the infamous, unreleased 1972 documentary filmed during the band's tour in support of the album.
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Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, Mick Taylor, Martin Scorsese, Jack White, Sheryl Crow
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Stephen Kijak
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Documentary, Rockumentaries, Classic Rock
Rent Eric Clapton: Sessions for Robert Johnson on DVD Eric Clapton: Sessions for Robert Johnson
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Famed guitarist Eric Clapton takes viewers on a special tour of his rehearsals in London and Dallas for a tribute to legendary bluesman Robert Johnson. Stops also include a Los Angeles hotel room and a Dallas warehouse where Johnson made some of his final recordings. Features a discussion about Johnson and his influence, plus Clapton performing 14 tracks from the influential Johnson song catalog.
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Cast
Eric Clapton
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Blues, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Urban & Dance
Rent Jeff Beck: Live at Ronnie Scott's on DVD Jeff Beck: Live at Ronnie Scott's
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Rock guitar virtuoso Jeff Beck dazzles the crowd at celebrated London jazz club Ronnie Scott's with an extended set that includes hits such as "Beck's Bolero" and "'Cause We've Ended as Lovers." The former Yardbird proves he's still got the chops on other tunes including "Blast from the East," "Eternity's Breath," "People Get Ready" (with vocalist Joss Stone), "You Need Love" (with fellow Yardbird Eric Clapton) and more.
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Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton, Joss Stone, Emogen Heap
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Bob Dylan: Live: Newport Folk Festival on DVD Bob Dylan: Live: Newport Folk Festival
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Witness to one of the most historic moments in rock 'n' roll, the 1963 Newport Folk Festival will always be known as the concert where folk giant Bob Dylan went electric, sparking a firestorm of controversy and debate. Travel back to this amazing era and watch as Dylan displays his genius as the preeminent folk artist of the day, then pulls the rug out from beneath the feet of the music world and takes his artistry to a place no one predicted.
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Cast
Bob Dylan
Director
Director
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Genres
Music & Musicals, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock, American Folk & Bluegrass, Must-See Concerts
Rent Cream: Royal Albert Hall on DVD Cream: Royal Albert Hall
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Composed of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker, legendary supergroup Cream reunites for a historic, 18-song concert filmed in May, 2005, ironically on the same stage where, in 1968, they gave what was thought to be their final performance.
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Cast
Cream, Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker, Jack Bruce
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Director
Martyn Atkins
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, United Kingdom
Rent Classic Albums: The Who: Who's Next on DVD Classic Albums: The Who: Who's Next
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In this documentary, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey and John Entwistle discuss the making of what many consider the Who's greatest testament to Townshend's songwriting talent: their classic album "Who's Next."
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Cast
Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, John Entwistle, Glyn Johns, The Who
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Bob Smeaton
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Music & Musicals, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock, Rockumentaries
Rent Fleetwood Mac: Live in Boston on DVD Fleetwood Mac: Live in Boston
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Fleetwood Mac's classic lineup -- guitarist and singer Lindsey Buckingham, singer Stevie Nicks, bassist John McVie and drummer Mick Fleetwood -- returned to the studio to create the 2003 album "Say You Will." This concert, recorded in Boston later that year, showcases the band's enduring rock prowess and includes hits such as "Go Your Own Way," "Dreams," "Rhiannon," "Gold Dust Woman" and many more.
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Fleetwood Mac, Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks
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Joe Thomas
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Eric Clapton: 24 Nights on DVD Eric Clapton: 24 Nights
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Eric Clapton shows he's still in fine form as a legendary blues guitarist in this performance, which was filmed during a record-setting string of 24 consecutive sold-out concerts at London's Royal Albert Hall in 1990-91. Guests include Phil Collins, Robert Cray, Buddy Guy and Albert Collins, who join Clapton on "Running on Faith," "White Room," "Sunshine of Your Love," "Pretending," "Bad Love," "Wonderful Tonight" and "Edge of Darkness."
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Eric Clapton
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Director
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop, Foreign Regions, United Kingdom
Rent Frank Zappa: Apostrophe (')/ Over-Nite... on DVD Frank Zappa: Apostrophe (')/ Over-Nite...
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This compilation of interviews, performance clips and home movie footage sheds light on the creation of two Frank Zappa masterpieces from the early 1970s: "Over-Nite Sensation" and "Apostrophe (')."
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Cast
Frank Zappa
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Director
Matthew Longfellow
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Rent Rush: Rush in Rio on DVD Rush: Rush in Rio
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This memorable concert film captures Rush on the last night of their 2002 Vapor Trails Tour. Filmed in Rio de Janeiro, the band runs through 28 of their career bests, showing off their various influences as they developed over time. Tracks include "Peaceable Kingdom," "The Stars Look Down," "Sweet Miracle" and more. The program also features a documentary by Andrew MacNaughtan, Rush's favorite video director.
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Rush
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Director
Daniel E. Catullo III, Andrew MacNaughtan
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Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Journey: Greatest Hits DVD 1978-1997 on DVD Journey: Greatest Hits DVD 1978-1997
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Live performances pepper this unique compilation of Journey's pioneering music videos. Tracks include "Don't Stop Believin'," "Wheel in the Sky," "Faithfully," "Any Way You Want It," "Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)," "Lights," "Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'," "Be Good to Yourself," "When You Love a Woman," "Who's Cryin' Now," "Send Her My Love," "Girl Can't Help It," "Open Arms" and many more.
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Journey
Director
Director
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Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent The Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett Story on DVD The Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett Story
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Take an in-depth look at the tumultuous life and career of Pink Floyd's original front man with this fascinating documentary, a must for fans. Syd Barrett was vital to the group's success, but his precarious mental state and excessive LSD use forced him to leave the band. Interviews with David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Roger Waters; rare performance clips; and personal reminiscences from friends shed light on this brilliant but troubled musician.
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Syd Barrett, Pink Floyd, David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Rick Wright, Roger Waters
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John Edginton
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Documentary, Rockumentaries, Rock & Pop, Classic Rock
Rent The Old Grey Whistle Test: Vol. 1 on DVD The Old Grey Whistle Test: Vol. 1
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In the 16 years that "The Old Grey Whistle Test" was on the air (during the 1970s and '80s), the show served as the ultimate arbiter of pop music, bringing viewers rarely seen performances by some of the industry's best. This compilation features a young Elton John singing "Tiny Dancer"; Bill Withers crooning "Ain't No Sunshine"; Lynyrd Skynyrd delivering "Freebird"; and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers playing "American Girl."
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Cast
John Lennon, Elton John, Wailers, U2, R.E.M., Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bonnie Raitt, Talking Heads, Police, Ramones, Bill Withers, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
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Rent Eric Clapton Unplugged on DVD Eric Clapton Unplugged
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Sitting in to perform on MTV's all-acoustic show "Unplugged" in 1992, Eric Clapton turned this live session into a Grammy-winning album. Features more than a dozen songs spanning the famed blues-guitar master's career, including "Layla" (penned for his former spouse, Patti Boyd Harrison), "Before You Accuse Me," "Malted Milk," "Rollin' and Tumblin'," "San Francisco Bay Blues" and "Tears in Heaven," the tribute song to his late son.
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Eric Clapton
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Director
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Music & Musicals, MTV, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan on DVD A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan
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Legendary blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughn had his career cut short when he died tragically in a 1990 helicopter crash. His brother, Jimmie, leads this 1996 tribute featuring some of Stevie's greatest musical peers in performance. B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Buddy Guy, Bonnie Raitt, Dr. John and others discuss Vaughn's influence on the blues and jam with his bands, Double Trouble and Tilt-a-Whirl.
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Cast
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmie Vaughan, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Buddy Guy, Bonnie Raitt, Dr. John
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Director
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Rent Paul McCartney: The Space Within Us on DVD Paul McCartney: The Space Within Us
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This documentary captures the legendary Paul McCartney on his 2005 world tour performing a slew of Beatles and solo hits, including "Eleanor Rigby," "Hey Jude," "Yesterday," "Maybe I'm Amazed" and "Flaming Pie." The film also presents the reflections of some high-profile McCartney fans, from former President Bill Clinton to musician Eddie Vedder to astronauts on board the International Space Station.
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Rent The Doors Collection on DVD The Doors Collection
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Fans of the famed and influential 1960s rock band will enjoy this collection of three previously released Doors films: Dance on Fire, Live at the Hollywood Bowl and The Soft Parade, each directed by keyboardist Ray Manzarek. Also included are interviews, concert footage, Manzarek's student films, the director's cut of the "L.A. Woman" video, a previously unreleased version of "Unknown Soldier" and Robby Krieger's version of "The End."
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Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, Bruce Botnick, John Densmore
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Rent Fillmore: The Last Days on DVD Fillmore: The Last Days
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Relive the final days of the legendary Fillmore West with this footage from five nights of star-studded concerts that took place in the summer of 1971, leading up to the closing of rock impresario Bill Graham's celebrated music venue. Long unavailable since its original 1972 release, this program features backstage clips and performances by the Grateful Dead, Santana, Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna, Quicksilver Messenger Service and others.
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Santana, The Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Lamb, Cold Blood, Rowan Brothers, Jerry Garcia, New Riders of the Purple Sage, It's A Beautiful Day, Elvin Bishop Group
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Rent AC/DC: Family Jewels on DVD AC/DC: Family Jewels
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Legendary Aussie rock group AC/DC is commemorated in this epic retrospective featuring a comprehensive collection of the band's electrifying stage performances, music videos and rare television appearances. Tracks include "Baby, Please Don't Go," "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap," "Let There Be Rock," "Riff Raff," "Jailbreak," "Highway to Hell," "Back in Black," "For Those About to Rock" and "Who Made Who?"
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AC/DC
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Rent Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who on DVD Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who
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This documentary chronicles the rise of British rockers the Who to worldwide stardom from their origins as a 1960s cover band. Featured are all-new interviews with Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey and others, plus rare and unreleased concert footage.
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Cast
Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, Kenney Jones, Bill Curbishley, Chris Stamp, Richard Barnes, Glyn Johns, Bob Pridden, Paul Crowder
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Rent CSNY Déjà Vu on DVD CSNY Déjà Vu
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Journalist Mike Cerre, an embedded correspondent, travels with Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young to document the tour inspired by their Vietnam War protest album "Deja Vu," and how the messages in the album remains relevant in the modern era.
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Neil Young, David Crosby, Graham Nash, Stephen Stills, Mike Cerre, Stephen Colbert
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Neil Young
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Rent The Who: Isle of Wight Festival: 1970 on DVD The Who: Isle of Wight Festival: 1970
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Filmed in 1970 at the Isle of Wight Festival, this classic concert captures The Who at the height of their powers, delivering the only live performance ever recorded of the rock musical "Tommy" in its entirety. Other tracks include "I Can't Explain," "My Generation" and "Magic Bus," plus a 30-minute bonus interview with guitarist Pete Townshend, who oversaw the restoring, remixing and remastering of this definitive edition.
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Rent Legends of the Canyon: Classic Artists on DVD Legends of the Canyon: Classic Artists
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Rock 'n' roll photographer Henry Diltz narrates this nostalgic look at the roots of a specific strain of rock born in the cradle of Laurel Canyon, spawning iconic acts like the Mamas and the Papas, Joni Mitchell, and Crosby, Stills and Nash. Highlights include rare footage of classic bands in action as well as still images snapped by Diltz himself, capturing a forgotten time and place -- and the legends who lived there.
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Rent Jerry Garcia Band: Live at Shoreline on DVD Jerry Garcia Band: Live at Shoreline
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Jerry Garcia and his band perform live in this special 1990 concert at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, Calif. The performance was originally scheduled as a Grateful Dead show, but keyboard player Brent Mydland died of an overdose two months before the concert. Garcia decided to go on with the show, and the Garcia Band hit the stage in this moving performance. Songs include "Dear Prudence," "And It Stoned Me" and many more.
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Jerry Garcia
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Director
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Genres
Music & Musicals, Classic Rock, Rock & Pop
Rent Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey on DVD Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey
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This documentary presents the musical saga of Arnel Pineda, who goes from singing in Manila nightclubs to fronting the legendary rock band Journey. Brought into the group just before a world tour, Arnel must sell himself to Journey's many fans.
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Arnel Pineda, Neal Schon, Jonathan Cain, Ross Valory, Deen Castronovo
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The Grateful Dead, Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart, Bob Weir
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