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Freebird... The Movie (1996)

See classic live performances, interviews and vintage footage of the original Lynyrd Skynyrd band.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Allen Collins ... Himself (archive footage)
Steve Gaines ... Himself (archive footage)
Billy Powell ... Himself
Artimus Pyle ... Himself
Gary Rossington ... Himself
Ronnie Van Zant ... Himself (archive footage)
Leon Wilkeson ... Himself
JoJo Billingsley ... Herself
Cassie Gaines Cassie Gaines ... Herself (archive footage)
Leslie Hawkins Leslie Hawkins ... Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Teresa Gaines Teresa Gaines
Judy Van Zant Jenness Judy Van Zant Jenness
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See classic live performances, interviews and vintage footage of the original Lynyrd Skynyrd band.

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Taglines:

"If I leave here tomorrow, would you still remember me?" See more »

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for brief drug references | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 August 1996 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$30,549, 1 September 1996

Gross USA:

$30,549
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Stereo

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The band Molly Hatchet included a cover of the song "FreeBird" on their Double Trouble Live album as a tribute to Ronnie Van Zant. Ronnie Van Zant had lent his own recording studio to the band before they recorded their first album. See more »

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Memories....Anyone?
24 February 2004 | by thecount24See all my reviews

I just watched "Freebird...The Movie" I recommend this movie to anyone who grew up in the late 70's. If you did and Lynyrd Skynyrd didn't touch your life in some way or another...check your pulse. I LOVED it, the live footage, the backstage footage, the personal footage all blended together to create a beautiful memorial to a band that hadn't even begun to scratch the surface of their musical power. I know I can speak for all L.S. fans "We Miss You"


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