B.B. King - Life Of Riley

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The only documentary ever done on the last of the blues legends. Narrated by Morgan Freeman, directed by Jon Brewer; this visually stunning film has an astounding list of contributors: Bono, Eric Clapton, Bruce Willis, Bonnie Raitt, Dr John , Keith Richards, Bill Wyman plus appearances by Mick Jagger and President Obama. This is a no holds barred, powerful feature that explores how a cotton picker

  • DirectorJon Brewer
  • Runtime: 1 hr 58 min
  • StudioMvd Visual
  • QualityHD

Reviews about B.B. King - Life Of Riley

B.B. King - Life Of Riley
Ivan Bartolome
Bono loves B.B.!

It's fun to watch Bono speak so passionately and respectfully about B.B.

B.B. King - Life Of Riley
EastCoastNye
A must see!

This is a great documentary with many moments of clarity by BB King. Awesome

B.B. King - Life Of Riley
Mike Wigal
A real eye opener.

This was amazing! It's like BB King was preparing and giving his story to be put together all of his life. Well done. A real must see for all walks of life and all races. What an impact he had.

B.B. King - Life Of Riley
Cynthia Moffitt
Five Stars

Fabulous documentary, eye-opening about segregation and incites about him by so many

B.B. King - Life Of Riley
Zach
Five Stars

By far one of the best documentaries I've ever seen

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