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The Grateful Dead Movie

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  • Runtime: 2 hr. 11 min.
  • Genres: Music/Performing Arts
  • Director:Leon Gast

Synopsis

Even if you're not a "Deadhead," you'll find much to enjoy in The Grateful Dead Movie. This grandiosely labelled "Movie" is a free-form documentary of the Frisco-based rock group, replete with animation sequences and precious concert clips. [[Performer~P90998~Jerry Garcia~jerrygarcia]], the head Dead, is credited as co-director. Given Mr. Garcia's legendary preoccupation with controlled substances, it's more than likely that some of the trippier passages can be attributed to him. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

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