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Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (2017)

PG | | Documentary | 26 May 2017 (USA)
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Revisit with the remaining original members of the Buena Vista Social Club and explore their contribution to the unknown history of Cuba.




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Revisit with the remaining original members of the Buena Vista Social Club and explore their contribution to the unknown history of Cuba.

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Rated PG for historical smoking throughout, thematic elements and brief suggestive materia | See all certifications »






Release Date:

26 May 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Untitled Buena Vista Social Club Documentary  »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,412, 2 June 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$118,253, 2 June 2017
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12 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

This is a strange film, as it is a documentary of a documentary! Though that actually doesn't take much away from it, as it is a good film on it's own! Since the musicians in the first film were older back then, it stands to reason that not everyone is still alive in this one, and that brought some sweet sadness to my eyes. But I learned much more about the "main" musicians, and the older footage of them made me smile, and twice, laugh! The only thing this film "suffers" from is repetition - both by using clips from the first film and by repeating some of the origin stories, sometimes verbatim. On the other hand, I loved seeing President Obama and being reminded of what a true leader looks, and acts, like! A good follow up/ending to the Buena Vista Social Club!

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