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Down from the Mountain (2000)

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This is a documentary about the musical artists who performed the songs in the Coen Brothers' film O Brother, Where Art Thou?

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This is a documentary about the musical artists who performed the songs in the Coen Brothers' film O Brother, Where Art Thou?

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$8,959 (USA) (15 June 2001)

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$301,388 (USA) (14 December 2001)
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nice but could have had more!
5 October 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

For what it is this is pretty good. It has musicians playing and audience enjoying with no film-trickery or SFX. I was a bit disappointed that the song "I'll Fly Away" wasn't shown complete but as a track over the credits.

The documentary section could have been way better, perhaps with more history of the songs and musicians for them folks of us who don't no nobetter! The bits about how they learned to sing and play were very interesting and more would have been appreciated.

However, as a record of some fine, ole time music it hits the spot nicely.


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