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Sanford Santacroce (written by)
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Release Date:
30 August 1996 (USA) See more »
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As never seen. As never heard. As free as a bird. See more »
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See classic live performances, interviews and vintage footage of the original Lynyrd Skynyrd band. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Allen Collins
Steve Gaines ... Himself (archive footage)

Billy Powell ... Himself
Artimus Pyle
Gary Rossington
Ronnie Van Zant
Leon Wilkeson
JoJo Billingsley ... Herself
Cassie Gaines ... Herself (archive footage)
Leslie Hawkins ... Herself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Teresa Gaines
Judy Van Zant Jenness

Directed by
Jeff G. Waxman 
 
Writing credits
Sanford Santacroce (written by)

Produced by
Tony Grazia .... associate producer
Edward 'Egg' Molito .... associate producer
Tom A. Molito .... executive producer (as Tom Molito)
Sanford Santacroce .... associate producer
Judy Van Zant Jenness .... executive producer
Jeff G. Waxman .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Brian J. Vazquez 
 
Film Editing by
Dave de la Parra 
 
Production Management
John Brescia .... production manager
 
Sound Department
Kurt Kassulke .... sound re-recording mixer
Paul Ratajczak .... sound re-recording mixer
Paul Ratajczak .... sound supervisor
Dennis Sager .... re-recording engineer
Brian Slack .... sound consultant: DTS
Kerri Wilson .... audio post coordinator
 
Other crew
Wendy Guite .... production coordinator
 

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Rated PG for brief drug references
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In-Depth look at Lynyrd Skynyrd, 16 September 1999

A very good look into the original lineup of Lynyrd Skynyrd, or now known as "The Encore From Hell" by Spin magazine. Anyways, this shows some scenes of the last performances done by the band before their plane crash in 1977. As well as some of their older performances. The band recalls events while they were touring, and recording albums. This has some pretty classic performances in it, but it's not really anything to get excited about. The ending is a little sad, showing moments caught on camera of the take off just an hour or 2 before their 1977 plane crash, that killed Steve and Cassie Gaines, and Ronnie Van Zant.

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