“You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you might find, you get what you need.”
Dubbed the “mad scientist” of documentary film Directer Brett Morgen (Anonymouscontent) known from the acclaimed Academy Award nominated On The Ropes, The Kid Stays in the Picture and Chicago 10 returns with an extraordinary new documentary called Crossfire Hurricane (TRAILER). This on the English rock band The Rolling Stones. The occasion is the 50th anniversary (1962-2012). Morgen tries to figure out what it was like to be a Rolling Stone back in the day. And he does it very well. This musical journey back in time; consisting of unique archival material with the variation of old newspaper clips, rousing performances and supported by some unique commentary from the band members. The flow of rarely seen images in this doc. is the heart of the Crossfire Hurricane. Wow!! How did the Rolling Stones really became one of the greatest British rock ‘n’ roll bands of all time?..Find out yourself! A-ONE-NOT-TO-MISS!
EXTRA: As part of the celebration of the Rolling Stones’ 50th Anniversary, BBC Two aired the first TV broadcast (25-11-2012) of this legendary but never before officially released film, The Rolling Stones: Charlie is my Darling. (TRAILER)