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Synopsis

"Real and genuine an straight from the heart..." – Variety

"Vibrant... inspiring!" – The New York Times

The legendary Memphis music scene had never combined its venerated past and vital present… until artists from all over town came together for the ultimate collaboration!

Take Me To The River is a glorious documentary celebrating the intergenerational, interracial and undeniable influence of Memphis, Tennessee on American culture and its music. The film brings award-winning Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians together for a one-of-a-kind musical project.

This spirited film follows them through the creative process of recording a historic new album. Featuring Terrence Howard, William Bell, Snoop Dogg, Mavis Staples, Otis Clay, Charlie Musselwhite, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Yo Gotti, Bobby Rush, Frayser Boy, North Mississippi All-Stars and many more, Take Me To The River is a triumphant and upbeat tribute to many musical styles all mixed to perfection in one melting pot.

Bonus Features

    • Historic Interview Featuring Snoop Dogg With Stax Legend William Bell
    • Be Like Me – the Unseen Session Video Featuring The Legendary Bar-Kays With Platinum-Selling 8Ball And MJG
    • How I Wrote The Iconic Song "I'll Take You There" Featuring Stax Legend Al Bell

Product Information

Discs

1

Run-time

95 min

Aspect Ratio ?

1.78:1

Color

Color

Language

English

Region

A

Rating

PG

Production Date Closed-Caption

No

Subtitles

None

Take Me To The River

TITLE NAME
Director Martin Shore
Actor Booker T. Jones
Actor Charlie Musselwhite
Actor Hubert Sumlin
Actor Mavis Staples
Actor Otis Clay
Actor Snoop Dogg
Actor Terrence Howard
Producer Martin Shore
Producer Snoop Dogg
Producer Ted Chung
Producer Brett Leonard
Producer Cody Dickinson
Producer Dan Sameha
Producer Jerry Harrison
Producer John Beug
Producer Lawrence Mitchell
Producer Terrence Howard
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