Roy Orbison

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Roadie (1980)

A young Texas good ol' boy has a knack with electronic equipment, and that talent gets him a job as a roadie with a raucous traveling rock-and-roll show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Meat Loaf  •  Art Carney  •  Alice Cooper  •  Rhonda Bates

A young Texas good ol' boy has a knack with electronic equipment, and that talent gets him a job as a roadie with a raucous traveling rock-and-roll show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Rudolph
CAST:  Meat Loaf  •  Art Carney  •  Alice Cooper  •  Rhonda Bates

She's Having a Baby (1988)

Clever

Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want babies? Their parents certainly want them to. Is married life all that there is? ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Alec Baldwin  •  William Windom

Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want babies? Their parents certainly want them to. Is married life all that there is? ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Hughes
CAST:  Kevin Bacon  •  Elizabeth McGovern  •  Alec Baldwin  •  William Windom

Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night (1988)

Recorded live at the Coconut Grove in Los Angeles, Roy is joined by an eclectic ensemble of rock and roll superstars including Jackson Browne, Elvis Costello, T-Bone Burnett, J.D. Souther, Jennifer Warnes, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen and Tom Waits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Mitchell
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jackson Browne  •  T Bone Burnett  •  Elvis Costello

Recorded live at the Coconut Grove in Los Angeles, Roy is joined by an eclectic ensemble of rock and roll superstars including Jackson Browne, Elvis Costello, T-Bone Burnett, J.D. Souther, Jennifer Warnes, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen and Tom Waits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Mitchell
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jackson Browne  •  T Bone Burnett  •  Elvis Costello

In Dreams: The Roy Orbison Story (1999)

Roy Orbison - In Dreams is the ultimate exclusive music documentary of the life of Roy Orbison. It provides in-depth insights into his legendary career with classic performances, personal home movies and photos, location footage and interviews with the great and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Hall
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Pete Anderson  •  Chet Atkins  •  Jeff Ayeroff

Roy Orbison - In Dreams is the ultimate exclusive music documentary of the life of Roy Orbison. It provides in-depth insights into his legendary career with classic performances, personal home movies and photos, location footage and interviews with the great and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Hall
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Pete Anderson  •  Chet Atkins  •  Jeff Ayeroff

Roy Orbison: The Anthology (1999)

Trace the career trajectory of master musician Roy Orbison in this DVD, a collection of concert segments combined with interviews of modern-day musicians as diverse as stadium rock star Bono and country music legend Dwight Yoakam, all of whom count Orbison as an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Hall
CAST:  Barry Gibb  •  Robin Gibb  •  Maurice Gibb  •  Robert Plant

Trace the career trajectory of master musician Roy Orbison in this DVD, a collection of concert segments combined with interviews of modern-day musicians as diverse as stadium rock star Bono and country music legend Dwight Yoakam, all of whom count Orbison as an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Hall
CAST:  Barry Gibb  •  Robin Gibb  •  Maurice Gibb  •  Robert Plant

George Harrison: Living in the Material World (2011)

Director Martin Scorsese profiles former Beatle George Harrison in this reverent portrait that mixes interviews and archival footage, featuring commentary from the likes of Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr and Yoko Ono.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  George Harrison  •  Paul McCartney  •  John Lennon  •  Ringo Starr

Director Martin Scorsese profiles former Beatle George Harrison in this reverent portrait that mixes interviews and archival footage, featuring commentary from the likes of Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr and Yoko Ono.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  George Harrison  •  Paul McCartney  •  John Lennon  •  Ringo Starr

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream (2007)

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 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Tom Petty  •  Ron Blair  •  Mike Campbell  •  George Drakoulias

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 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Tom Petty  •  Ron Blair  •  Mike Campbell  •  George Drakoulias

Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll (1987)

St. Louis, 1986. For Chuck Berry's 60th, Keith Richards assembles a pickup band of Robert Cray, Joey Spampinato, Eric Clapton, himself and long-time Berry pianist, Johnnie Johnson. Joined on stage by Etta James, Linda Ronstadt and Julian Lennon, Berry performs his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Chuck Berry  •  Keith Richards  •  Ingrid Berry  •  Eric Clapton

St. Louis, 1986. For Chuck Berry's 60th, Keith Richards assembles a pickup band of Robert Cray, Joey Spampinato, Eric Clapton, himself and long-time Berry pianist, Johnnie Johnson. Joined on stage by Etta James, Linda Ronstadt and Julian Lennon, Berry performs his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Chuck Berry  •  Keith Richards  •  Ingrid Berry  •  Eric Clapton

The Fastest Guitar Alive (1967)

Confederate super-spy Roy Orbison and his partner in crime Sammy Jackson travel to San Francisco near the end of the Civil War, masquerading, respectively, as a singer/guitar instructor and a magic-elixir vendor. Once there, Orbison dons a fake wig, beard, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael D. Moore
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Patricia Donahue  •  Maggie Pierce  •  Joan Freeman

Confederate super-spy Roy Orbison and his partner in crime Sammy Jackson travel to San Francisco near the end of the Civil War, masquerading, respectively, as a singer/guitar instructor and a magic-elixir vendor. Once there, Orbison dons a fake wig, beard, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael D. Moore
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Patricia Donahue  •  Maggie Pierce  •  Joan Freeman

Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl - Unraveled (2014)

The discography of Roy Orbison (1936-1988) - which yielded some of the most heartfelt, passionate classics of the rock ‘n’ roll era - shined even brighter with the release of Mystery Girl, the last album Orbison recorded, in 1989. The commercial success of Mystery ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alex Orbison
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jeff Lynne  •  Tom Petty  •  Bono

The discography of Roy Orbison (1936-1988) - which yielded some of the most heartfelt, passionate classics of the rock ‘n’ roll era - shined even brighter with the release of Mystery Girl, the last album Orbison recorded, in 1989. The commercial success of Mystery ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alex Orbison
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Jeff Lynne  •  Tom Petty  •  Bono

Mr. Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO (2012)

Documentary which gets to the heart of who Jeff Lynne is and how he has had such a tremendous musical influence on our world. The story is told by the British artist himself and such distinguished collaborators and friends of Jeff as Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Jeff Lynne  •  Paul McCartney  •  Ringo Starr  •  Tom Petty

Documentary which gets to the heart of who Jeff Lynne is and how he has had such a tremendous musical influence on our world. The story is told by the British artist himself and such distinguished collaborators and friends of Jeff as Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Jeff Lynne  •  Paul McCartney  •  Ringo Starr  •  Tom Petty

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Light My Fire (2009)

A presentation of some of the best moments of speeches, performances and backstage moments of the annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremonies. Footage was culled from the RockHalls archives and represent 24 years of events  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Ginger Baker  •  Jack Bruce  •  Eric Clapton  •  Roy Orbison

A presentation of some of the best moments of speeches, performances and backstage moments of the annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremonies. Footage was culled from the RockHalls archives and represent 24 years of events  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Ginger Baker  •  Jack Bruce  •  Eric Clapton  •  Roy Orbison

The True History Of The Traveling Wilburys (2007)

Spring, 1988: George Harrison asks Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, and Tom Petty to spend a day in the studio at Bob Dylan's L.A. house. The result is "Handle With Care." He liked the process so much that the five of them, plus Jim Keltner, spend a week in May at Dave ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willy Smax
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  George Harrison  •  Jim Keltner  •  Jeff Lynne

Spring, 1988: George Harrison asks Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, and Tom Petty to spend a day in the studio at Bob Dylan's L.A. house. The result is "Handle With Care." He liked the process so much that the five of them, plus Jim Keltner, spend a week in May at Dave ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willy Smax
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  George Harrison  •  Jim Keltner  •  Jeff Lynne

Roy Orbison: Greatest Hits (2003)

For the first time ever, some of the all-time greatest performances from one of history's most unique artists are collected in one place on DVD. Roy Orbison may not have had the gyrating hips of Elvis to make the crowds go wild, by what he did possess was a voice ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Roy Orbison

For the first time ever, some of the all-time greatest performances from one of history's most unique artists are collected in one place on DVD. Roy Orbison may not have had the gyrating hips of Elvis to make the crowds go wild, by what he did possess was a voice ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Roy Orbison

Eddie Cochran & Friends: C'mon Everybody (2004)

No overview found.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Artwork Team
CAST:  Eddie Cochran  •  Joey Dee  •  Jerry Lee Lewis  •  Chuck Berry

No overview found.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Artwork Team
CAST:  Eddie Cochran  •  Joey Dee  •  Jerry Lee Lewis  •  Chuck Berry

Roy Orbison: Live at Austin City Limits (2002)

This live version from the August 5, 1982, telecast has been digitally remastered and edited. Orbison’s appearance was a milestone in the 25-year history of AUSTIN CITY LIMITS. He became the first bona fide legend to step onto their stage. His performance took the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Menotti
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Bucky Barrett

This live version from the August 5, 1982, telecast has been digitally remastered and edited. Orbison’s appearance was a milestone in the 25-year history of AUSTIN CITY LIMITS. He became the first bona fide legend to step onto their stage. His performance took the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Menotti
CAST:  Roy Orbison  •  Bucky Barrett

Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones (2015)

Using previously unseen performances, a biography of rock balladeer Roy Orbison told through his own voice, casting new light on the triumphs and tragedies that beset his career.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeremy Marre
CAST:  Clarke Peters  •  Alex Orbison  •  Roy Orbison Jr.  •  Wesley Orbison

Using previously unseen performances, a biography of rock balladeer Roy Orbison told through his own voice, casting new light on the triumphs and tragedies that beset his career.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeremy Marre
CAST:  Clarke Peters  •  Alex Orbison  •  Roy Orbison Jr.  •  Wesley Orbison

Living Legend: The King of Rock and Roll (1980)

Living Legend, a play on the Presley dynasty, presents the story of Eli Canfield (Earl Owensby), a country rock-legend who has fallen victim to the pitfalls of superstardom - a failed marriage addiction, living up to an image, and an unclear vision as to who are ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Worth Keeter
CAST:  Earl Owensby  •  William T. Hicks  •  Ginger Alden  •  Roy Orbison

Living Legend, a play on the Presley dynasty, presents the story of Eli Canfield (Earl Owensby), a country rock-legend who has fallen victim to the pitfalls of superstardom - a failed marriage addiction, living up to an image, and an unclear vision as to who are ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Worth Keeter
CAST:  Earl Owensby  •  William T. Hicks  •  Ginger Alden  •  Roy Orbison

Roy Sings Orbison (1975)

Roy Orbison sings some of his greatest hits, including Only the Lonely, Crying, Penny Arcade, Blue Bayou, Running Scared, Candy Man, In Dreams, Mean Woman Blues, It's Over and Oh, Pretty Woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Harrison
CAST:  Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison sings some of his greatest hits, including Only the Lonely, Crying, Penny Arcade, Blue Bayou, Running Scared, Candy Man, In Dreams, Mean Woman Blues, It's Over and Oh, Pretty Woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Harrison
CAST:  Roy Orbison

The Best of The Johnny Cash TV Show 1969-1971 (2007)

The Best Of The Johnny Cash Show 1969-1971, collects some of the top performances from the man in black's television show. If you're unfamiliar with the show, all you need to know is that it features Cash, his wife June Carter, and artists like Bob Dylan, Joni ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael B. Borofsky
CAST:  Johnny Cash  •  Neil Young  •  Joni Mitchell  •  Bob Dylan

The Best Of The Johnny Cash Show 1969-1971, collects some of the top performances from the man in black's television show. If you're unfamiliar with the show, all you need to know is that it features Cash, his wife June Carter, and artists like Bob Dylan, Joni ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael B. Borofsky
CAST:  Johnny Cash  •  Neil Young  •  Joni Mitchell  •  Bob Dylan
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