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Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019)

TV-MA | | Documentary, Music | 12 June 2019 (USA)
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In an alchemic mix of fact and fantasy, Martin Scorsese looks back at Bob Dylan's 1975 Rolling Thunder Revue tour and a country ripe for reinvention.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bob Dylan ... Himself
Allen Ginsberg ... The Oracle of Delphi
Patti Smith ... The Punk Poet
Martin von Haselberg ... The Filmmaker
Scarlet Rivera ... The Queen of Swords
Joan Baez ... The Balladeer
Roger McGuinn ... The Minstrel
Larry 'Ratso' Sloman ... The Rolling Stone Reporter
James Gianopulos ... The Promoter
Ramblin' Jack Elliott ... The Sailor
Sam Shepard ... The Writer
David Mansfield ... The Innocent
Sharon Stone ... The Beauty Queen
Ronnie Hawkins ... The Shitkicker
Anne Waldman ... The Word Worker
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Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese' captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that year. Part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream, 'Rolling Thunder' is a one of a kind experience, from master filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Written by Netflix

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According to the New York Times, several of the interviews are staged, fake or scripted, including multiple clips featuring Sharon Stone and Michael Murphy, playing his character from the HBO Miniseries Tanner '88. See more »

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Amusing Mockumentary
16 June 2019 | by polsixeSee all my reviews

Not exactly Spinal Tap but certainly a tongue-in-cheek mix of old and new footage capturing a road tour from 1976 or so. Nice look at Dylan's place in the entertainment world at that time.


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