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Title The Wrecking Crew! [(DVD) videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures, Lunchbox Entertainment ; directed by Denny Tedesco ; producers, Suzie Greene Tedesco [and six others].

Imprint [United States] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2015.
Publication Info. Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2015]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  782.42166 WRE    DUE 04-19-24
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Nonfiction  782.42166 WRE    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  782.42166 WRE    DUE 04-24-24
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Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital Dolby digital 5.1 rda
widescreen (1.78:1) rda
DVD NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Language In English, with optional English SDH, Spanish, and French subtitles.
Credits Editor, Claire Scanlon ; director of photography, Rodney Taylor, Trish Govoni.
Note Originally produced in 2008.
Special features: Deleted scenes; song credits; dedications; trailer.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen 1.78:1; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Audience Rating: PG.
Summary Profiles the group of Los Angeles studio musicians known as the Wrecking Crew--featuring Tommy Tedesco, guitar, Hal Blaine, Earl Palmer, drums, Carol Kaye, Joe Osborne, bass--who played on many rock and pop hits during the sixties. Gifted, versatile, and possessing the knack for turning a simple tune into something memorable, the Wrecking Crew were the players who turned the Wall of Sound in Phil Spector's head into a reality, and helped Brian Wilson create the musical vision that would redefine California pop. The Wrecking Crew also backed up everyone from Sonny and Cher, the Mamas and the Papas and the Monkees to Herb Alpert, Nat King Cole and Frank Sinatra, but while they became legends in the music business, they were all but unknown to the millions of people who made their records some of the biggest hits of the day. Filmmaker Denny Tedesco--whose father Tommy was a member of the Wrecking Crew and perhaps the most recorded guitarist in history--brings the free-wheeling story of the most famous musicians you've never heard of to the screen. Bonus disc includes interviews with guitarists, various performing artists, drummers/percussionists, producers/arrangers, engineers, bassists, pianists, and saxophonists associated with the Wrecking Crew.
Performer Narrator: Denny Tedesco.
Subject Wrecking Crew (Musical group) -- Videodiscs.
Rock musicians -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
Rock music -- California -- Los Angeles -- 1961-1970 -- History and criticism -- Videodiscs.
Sound recording industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Videodiscs.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Tedesco, Denny, 1961- film director.
Tedesco, Suzie Greene, film producer.
Magnolia Pictures (Firm), production company.
Lunch Box Entertainment, production company.
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Standard No. 876964008549
Music No. 10854 Magnolia Home Entertainment
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