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Taylor Hackford's Chuck Berry [videorecording] : Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' roll / a Delilah Films production of a Taylor Hackford film ; produced by Stephanie Bennett and Chuck Berry ; directed by Taylor Hackford.

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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 4181-4184 Disc 1 37684001064597 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 4181-4184 Disc 2 37684001056781 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 4181-4184 Disc 3 37684001056782 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Media Center DVD 4181-4184 Disc 4 37684001056783 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, Calif. : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Title from container.
Special features include: Disc 1: original Dolby stereo. theatrical mix; new introduction to the film by director Taylor Hackford; theatrical trailer. Disc 2: never-before-seen Chuck Berry rehearsals with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Etta James and more (54 min.); The reluctant movie star (60 min.). Disc 3: Witnesses to history #1, featuring Little Richard, Bo Diddley, and Chuck Berry; "Chuckisms," a collection of classic Chuck Berry remarks; The Burnt scrapbook, Chuck Berry and Robbie Robertson reminiscing over Chuck's collection of musical memories. Disc 4: Witnesses to history #2 (210 min.), look at the birth of rock music with Jerry Lee Lewis, Bo Diddley, The Everly Brothers, Willie Dixon, Roy Orbison, Sam Phillips, and Ahmet Ertegun.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, Lisa Day ; music producer, Keith Richards.
Participant or Performer Note:
Performers, Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Linda Ronstadt, Etta James, Julian Lennon ; interviewees, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Roy Orbison, Bo Diddley, The Everly Brothers and Willie Dixon.
Summary, etc.:
Covers the concert at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, Missouri, to celebrate Chuck Berry's sixtieth birthday, and also discusses his life and career.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG. Supplemental materials not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; aspect ratio 1.78:1, anamorphic widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.; region 1; NTSC.
Subject: Berry, Chuck
Rock musicians > United States > Biography
Rock music > United States
Popular music > United States
Genre: Biographical films.

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