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Only the Strong Survive

Release Date: May 9th, 2003

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: , , , , , , ,

Directors: ,

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Miramax Films

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  • One for the time capsule. show more

  • The movie is the product of his (Friedman) big, shiny love of forgotten soul legends whom superstardom (and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, I might add) has eluded. show more

  • 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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