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Release Date:
21 February 1982 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
The long-awaited reunion concert of the renowned pop music duo, more than a decade after their separation as musical performers. | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
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One of the best concert films ever See more (8 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Paul Simon ... Himself

Art Garfunkel ... Himself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Brown ... Musician
Pete Carr ... Musician
Steve Gadd ... Musician
John Gatchell ... Musician
Anthony Jackson ... Musician
David Matthews ... Orchestration
Gerry Niewood ... Musician
Grady Tate ... Musician
Richard Tee ... Musician
David Tofani ... Musician

Ed Koch ... Himself (uncredited)

Directed by
Michael Lindsay-Hogg 
 
Produced by
Lorne Michaels .... executive producer
James Signorelli .... producer
 
Editorial Department
Peter Cohen .... assistant editor
 
Other crew
Cherie Fortis .... production assistant
Justin Cooke .... location manager (uncredited)
 

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90 min
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The song 'The Late Great Johnny Ace' was interrupted by a fan on stage, resulting in it being the only song which did not appear on the soundtrack.See more »
Quotes:
Paul Simon:Well is great to do a neighborhood concert. I hope everyone can hear us. I hope that the sound is good. I hope we are blasting Central Park West and Fifth avenue pretty much away. I just want to thank the police department and the fire department and the parks commissioner, and Ed Koch.
[Audience boos, garfunkel laughs]
Paul Simon:And Particularly, you know, people that never get recognized for doing good things for the city, a group of people that have donated half of the proceeds that they're making tonight, the guys who are selling loose joints are giving the city half of their income tonight.
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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
One of the best concert films ever, 18 August 2003
Author: El Guapo-2 from United States

You don't have to be a S&G fan to enjoy this concert film, showcasing the singer/songwriter and his harmonizing companion after almost ten years of professional separation.

Some of the highlights are: Bridge Over Troubled Water, 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover, Out in the Evening, Kodachrome, and "The Graduate" standards, of course.

I can't think of a better way to unwind or relax or if you just want to listen/watch some good music.

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