Create Game Lists on MeltedJoystick.com
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
 
  Login Using Facebook
Twitter
 
 
 

Festival Express (2004) Movie Information

Your Rating:
   
Festival Express (2004)
Buy Festival Express (2004) DVD from AmazonBuy Festival Express (2004) DVD from Amazon
        Play Trailer    Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:

5174

Avg. Rating:

2.78/4

# of Ratings:

9

Genres:

Documentary

Rating:

R

Language:

English

Theater Date:

07/23/2004

Director:

Bob Smeaton, Frank Cvitanovich

Actors:

Janis Joplin
Buddy Guy
Jerry Garcia
Phil Lesh
Levon Helm
Ian Tyson

 

 

 

 

Plot Outline:

For five days in 1970 a train carried some of the biggest rock acts of the day: Janis Joplin, Buddy Guy, The Grateful Dead, The Band - and others - across Canada. They lived, partied and rocked together - Festival Express chronicles this journey. -- Chris Kavan

Related Movie Lists

movies of 2004 by skater4159 documentary want by carol
Top Musical by owenw405 Top Movie List by bigbro

Quick Movie Reviews

bigbro 07/24/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
4/4 

This documentary is great (legal) way to participate in the tripped out lives of some of the iconic bands of the 60s and 70s. The live shows are great but what really lights the movie up are the improved jam sessions on the train as it traveled from venue to venue. It's also neat to see one group of hippies (the bands) fighting against another group (the people that wanted into the concert free of charge) and how they resolved the issue--additional free concerts! Even the 'made' bands today that are supposedly in it for the music wouldn't go to such lengths!

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
 
 
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
2004 Films Watched by James
Movies of 2017 by Stoney McStonerson
Best Movies of the 2010s by Mr Cinema
2016 Rated and Ranked by Chris Kavan
Movies Watched by Sunbutt
Top Films of 2007 by Neobowler
2016 by Karmand
Movies to Watch by royaluglydudes

 

 

 

Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us

Jobs

About us

SiteMap

 

Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use

Privacy