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PG-13| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmakers Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker showcase performers of R & B and soul from the 1950s to the 1970s.

Cast: William Bell , Jerry Butler , The Chi-Lites , Isaac Hayes , Sam Moore , Ann Peebles , Wilson Pickett , Sir Mack Rice

Directors: Chris Hegedus , D.A. Pennebaker

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Miramax Films

Only the Strong Survive (2002)

Release Date: May 2nd, 2003|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    One for the time capsule. show more

  • 25
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Sometimes the story just lies there like an old cat in the sun. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    The No. 1 thing Only the Strong Survive will have to survive is being overshadowed by "Standing in the Shadows of Motown." Less focused than last fall's slam-dunk Funk remembrance, Survive is a more modest soul review. show more

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