The Night James Brown Saved Boston

1968 NR 2h 55m DVD

The Night James Brown Saved Boston

1968 NR 2h 55m DVD
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Rounding up archival performance footage and present-day interviews with those who experienced it firsthand, this film chronicles the remarkable James Brown concert that soothed the nerves of a mourning nation in the wake of unexpected tragedy. Mounted on April 5, 1968 -- the day after Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination in Memphis -- the show kept the city of Boston from burning and reminded the world that peace was possible.
James Brown, Al Sharpton, Charles Bobbitt, Cornel West, Kevin White, David Gates
David Leaf
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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