Shine A Light

Dir: Martin Scorsese
Cast: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Ron Wood
122mins   2008   UK   12A   English   

Scorsese documents the Rolling Stones' energetic performance at New York's Beacon Theatre. The concert, filmed in 2006, features Stones standards and favourites, plus guest appearances by Buddy Guy, Christina Aguilera and Jack White III. Scorsese takes note of the band's long career with music clips and interviews from previous decades.

'Rattled my old bones to nirvana and beyond as I searched for superlatives adequate to describe the rapturous vibes let loose by the performers' - Andrew Sarris, Observer


Thu 19 August