Search results for "B.B. King"

Amazon Women on the Moon (1987) RT 60% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Landis  •  Peter Horton  •  Joe Dante  •  Carl Gottlieb  •  Robert K. Weiss
CAST:  Arsenio Hall  •  Monique Gabrielle  •  Debby Davison  •  Rob Krausz

Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) RT 47% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Aug 1998

Elwood, the now lone "Blues Brother" finally released from prison, is once again enlisted by Sister Mary Stigmata in her latest crusade to raise funds for a children's ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Music
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Joe Morton  •  John Goodman  •  J. Evan Bonifant  •  Dan Aykroyd

Spies Like Us (1985) RT 35% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Steve Forrest  •  Donna Dixon

When We Were Kings (1996) RT 98% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Sep 1999

It's 1974. Muhammad Ali is 32 and thought by many to be past his prime. George Foreman is ten years younger and the heavyweight champion of the world. Promoter Don King wants ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Muhammad Ali  •  George Foreman  •  Don King  •  James Brown

Louder Than Love: The Grande Ballroom Story (2012) RT Audience 50%

The greatest untold story in Rock and Roll history as revealed by the musicians,artists and people that lived it  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Tony D'Annunzio  •  Karl Rausch
CAST:  Alice Cooper  •  Roger Daltrey  •  Mark Farner  •  B.B. King

BB King: The Life of Riley (2012) RT 86% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2014

Documentary charting the life of blues guitarist B.B. King, with contributions from fellow musicians.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jon Brewer
CAST:  B.B. King  •  Bono  •  Eric Clapton  •  Carlos Santana

Live Aid (1985)

Live Aid was held on 13 July 1985, held simultaneously in Wembley Stadium in London, England, and the John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia, United States. It was one of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Vincent Scarza
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  David Bowie  •  Mick Jagger  •  Paul McCartney

Classic Albums: Elvis Presley (2001)

"It was like the world went from black & white to Technicolor," says Keith Richards of the emergence of Elvis Presley in the mid-'50s, and this look at the King's first ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jeremy Marre
CAST:  Elvis Presley  •  Dixie Locke Emmons  •  Peter Guralnick  •  Ernst Jorgensen

Lightning in a Bottle (2004) RT 87% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Mar 2005

On February 7th, 2003, renowned artists across multiple music genres and generations commandeered the stage at New York City's Radio City Music Hall to pay tribute to their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Gregg Allman  •  Solomon Burke  •  Bill Cosby  •  Chuck D

Antone's Home of the Blues (2004)

Documentary film about the legendary blues club in Austin, Texas. The film is filled with historical and dynamic blues performances from the earliest days of the club in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Karlok
CAST:  B.B. King  •  Buddy Guy  •  Albert Collins  •  Muddy Waters

B.B. King: Live by Request (2003)

DVD release: Aug 2004

Célébrez 50 années de blues avec le Roi du Blues qui interprète ses meilleures succès, dont une poignée avec son invité spécial Jeff Beck à l'occasion de son 78ème ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lawrence Jordan
CAST:  B.B. King  •  Jeff Beck  •  Mark McEwen

B.B. King: Blues Summit (2000)

Inspired by the 1993 Grammy-winning album, this historic meeting of superpowers stars the King of the Blues performing duets with a pantheon of fellow legends: Ruth Brown, ...  (more)

CAST:  B.B. King  •  Ruth Brown

Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2007 (2007)

Double-DVD Captures Highlights from Festival With Performances and Collaborations by Guitar Wizards Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, John Mayer, Robert Cray, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Eric Clapton  •  B.B. King  •  Jeff Beck  •  John Mayer

Masters of American Music: Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (1993)

Blues as a genre shaped the sound of jazz in the early 20th century and directly led to the creation of rock 'n' roll in the '50s. The scales, chords, and progressions of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Ken Mandel
CAST:  Keith David  •  Robert Palmer  •  Albert Murray  •  Chuck Berry

Soul Power (2008) RT 84% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jan 2010

Soul Power is a 2008 documentary film about the Zaire 74 music festival in Kinshasa which accompanied the Rumble in the Jungle heavyweight boxing championship match between ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jeffrey Levy-Hinte
CAST:  James Brown  •  Bill Withers  •  B.B. King  •  Muhammad Ali

B.B. King "Into the Night" (1985)

A short documentary about B.B. King and his time working on the score for the 1985 movie "Into the Night" starring Jeff Goldblum and Michelle Pfeiffer.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
CAST:  B.B. King  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Steve Martin  •  John Landis