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Britney Spears Live from Las Vegas (2001)

Britney Spears dazzles television views as HBO presents her "Dream Within A Dream" World Tour.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Britney Spears ... Herself
Skip Dorsey Skip Dorsey ... Himself (lead guitar)
Jon Voight ... Storyteller
Slam Hammett Slam Hammett ... Himself (drums)
Freddy Molling Freddy Molling ... Himself (bass)
Dan Kenny Dan Kenny ... Himself (keyboards)
Mike Sahagian Mike Sahagian ... Himself (keyboards)
K.J. Rose ... Herself (back up vocals) (as Keanna Henson)
Annette Stamatelatos Annette Stamatelatos ... Herself (back up vocals)
Nancy Anderson Nancy Anderson ... Dancer
André Fuentes André Fuentes ... Dancer (as Andre Fuentes)
Brooke Lipton Brooke Lipton ... Dancer
Leo Moctezuma ... Dancer
Gabriel Paige Gabriel Paige ... Dancer (as Gabriel Page)
Angela Randle Elgani Angela Randle Elgani ... Dancer


Britney Spears performs her first live, full-length television concert from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. This no-holds-barred performance breaks new boundaries in the superstar singer's skyrocketing career, and features all-new songs from her new album Britney as well as many of her greatest hits. Written by Jon Kallis

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18 November 2001 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



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1.33 : 1
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White jumpsuit on the poster is a reference to Elvis Presley who used hundreds different jumpsuits in 1970's, also in Las Vegas. See more »


Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Macy Gray (2001) See more »


Written by Britney Spears, Brian Kierulf and Rodney Jerkins
Performed by Britney Spears
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Like the golden girl (or woman, whatever) says, "Let's give it up for HBO, whooo!!!"
7 July 2002 | by Victor FieldSee all my reviews

As with Paula Abdul back in the day (the day in question being the late 1980s), I enjoy Britney Spears both for her entertainer aspects and for her cute face, stunning abs, hypnotic legs and buns etc - as attractive as someone like Samantha Mumba is, I would sooner chew off my feet than listen to her output, something I can't say for little Miss Spears. (Which means yes, I'll probably like "Crossroads.") I'm even staying on her side after her PR mishap over here - it's not like she's killed anybody...

Having enjoyed her other TV specials (including Sky's broadcast of one of her London concerts - "Oops! Sky One did it again!" as the girl said in one of the show's promos), it was a given that HBO's "Britney Spears: Live In Las Vegas" would be a must. And the show does deliver for her fans; visually it's enthralling, with the choreography, the set design, the effects (like "Lonely" featuring Britney in action with a closed-circuit TV twin) and Miss Spears' various outfits keeping the attention - "It's getting hot in here," she says prior to removing several clothes at the start of "I'm A Slave 4 U" - and the songs themselves, though odd in some cases (what possessed her to do "I Love Rock'N'Roll"? Ah well, still beats Robbie Williams and Nicole Kidman doing "Something Stupid"), are proficient bubblegum pop at worst - even "Boys," her current single at the time of writing, is still preferable to most songs that get to #1 in Britain - and almost art at best.

Britney herself is a delight as always; never the world's greatest singer but she does do her best to give value for money, and on the ballads she can make you go "Aaahhhh" with the best of them. Although reducing "Born To Make You Happy" (my favourite of her songs) to part of a childhood medley doesn't quite work - and the framing device with Jon Voight is just embarrassing - the biggest fault with this show is dependant on where you see it. Your humble writer saw it on British TV's Channel 5 in a 75-minute slot (with commercial breaks); the show has an official running time of 90 minutes on video and HBO, meaning that the members of the Britney Brigade who saw it on TV here missed at least 20 minute - see reviews on Amazon.com for an idea of what's missing. The UK TV version also has an additional credit tacked on after the HBO one, calling it "A Carlton Production for Channel 5." At least the culprits admit responsibility (Carlton has a well-deserved reputation in this country for poor quality programming).

If it had been the full version, I would have rated it the full 10. (And had Britney allowed the cameras to watch her change between acts a la Janet Jackson's Hawaiian concert, I'd have given it 11.) But even in a cut version this is a gem.

Like the one the old lady threw in the water at the end? "Like that."

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