All Down The Line - Stones* / Scorsese* - Shine A Light (DVD)
Label: DeAPlaneta Home Entertainment - 00067 • Format: DVD PAL Slim Case • Country: Spain • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock, Classic Rock
The film takes its title from the song of the same namefeatured on the band's album Exile on Main St. A soundtrack album was released in April on the Universal label. This is also the last movie by Paramount Classics, as the company merged into its sister company Paramount Vantage after the movie was released. Scorsese filmed the Rolling Stones at the Beacon Theatre on October 29 and November 1,but the performance footage used in the film is all from the second show.
The music was recorded, mixed and co-produced by Bob Clearmountain. The audio recording was done on the Silver Truck with David Hewitt. The concert footage is preceded by a brief semi-fictionalized introduction about the preparations for the shows, and is intercut with historical news clips and archival interviews with band members.
The shows, which were added to the tour All Down The Line - Stones* / Scorsese* - Shine A Light (DVD) for the purposes of the film shoot, featured a different set list than was typical of other shows on the tour see belowand were noted for their star-studded crowds, including former United States President Bill Clinton and his wife, Hillary Clintonwho was then a United States Senatorand former President of Poland Aleksander Kwasniewski.
The performances benefitted the Clinton Foundationa charity founded by Bill Clinton, who gave a short speech at the October 29 performance. He was rushed to the hospital, and died on December 14, The film was dedicated to his memory.
According to keyboardist Chuck Leavell 's tour diary, Mick Jagger had been ill with throat problems, forcing a postponement of the Stones scheduled Atlantic City concert and the October 31 Beacon Theater show was moved to November 1, to allow Jagger to recuperate. Shine a Light was initially scheduled for release on September 21,but Paramount Classics postponed it until April Most of the performance footage was culled from the second night of filming.
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Noting Martin Scorsese's frequent use of Rolling Stones music in his scripted films, Mick Jagger has joked that Shine a Light may be the only Scorsese film that does not include " Gimme Shelter " in its soundtrack. The DVD sold 50, copies during the first week in the U. It soldby August 14, Shine a Light received mostly positive reviews from critics. The total U. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Theatrical release poster.
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