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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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Jeff G. Waxman
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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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"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, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$30,549, 1 September 1996
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Stereo

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Color
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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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Guitars, bell bottoms, long hair, and hard rock
17 February 2002 | by helpless_dancerSee all my reviews

Very good rockumentary showing some interviews but mostly footage of various concerts, most in color but some in b&w. All the bands' big hits were performed and I liked the way the camera made use of the close-up lens which allowed the viewer to catch all the action as though sitting in a front row seat. See this if you get a chance, it is hot.


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