Record Details

Catalog Search



Lightning in a bottle / Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment ; presented by Volkswagen of America, Inc. ; a Vulcan production in association with Cappa Productions & Jigsaw Productions ; producers, Jack Gulick, Margaret Bodde, Alex Gibney, Robert Santelli ; directed by Antoine Fuqua.

Fuqua, Antoine, (film director.). Gulick, Jack, (film producer.). Bodde, Margaret, (film producer.). Gibney, Alex, (film producer.). Santelli, Robert, (film producer.). Scorsese, Martin, (producer.). Kidjo, Angélique, 1960- (performer.). Staples, Mavis, (performer.). Edwards, Honeyboy, (performer.). Keb' Mo' (Musician), (performer.). Kortchmar, Danny, (performer.). Odetta, 1930-2008 (performer.). Cole, Natalie, 1950-2015 (performer.). Ulmer, James Blood, (performer.). Krauss, Alison, 1971- (performer.). Brown, Ruth, 1928-2006 (performer.). Guy, Buddy, (performer.). India.Arie, (performer.). Gray, Macy, (performer.). Johnson, Larry, 1938- (performer.). Fogerty, John, 1945- (performer.). Brown, Clarence, 1924-2005 (performer.). Raitt, Bonnie, (performer.). Tyler, Steven, 1948- (performer.). Perry, Joe, 1950- (performer.). Sumlin, Hubert, 1931-2011 (performer.). Johansen, David, 1950- (performer.). Copeland, Shemekia, (performer.). Cray, Robert, (performer.). Burke, Solomon, (performer.). Reid, Vernon, (performer.). Chuck D, 1960- (performer.). King, B. B., (performer.). Mos Def (Rapper), (performer.). Allman, Gregg, 1947-2017 (performer.). Haynes, Warren, (performer.). King, Chris Thomas, (performer.). Rinzler, Lisa, (cinematography.). Jordan, Steve, 1957- (musical director.). Neville Brothers, (performer.). Fine Arts Militia (Musical group), (performer.). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) (Added Author). Volkswagen of America, Inc. (Added Author). Vulcan Productions. (Added Author). Cappa Productions. (Added Author). Jigsaw Productions. (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library DVD 781.643 LIG 000148848 Video Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1404962719
  • ISBN: 9781404962712
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Classics, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released in 2004.
Special features: interview with director Antoine Fuqua ; bonus performances.
Formatted Contents Note:
Zélié (Angélique Kidjo) -- See that my grave is kept clean (Mavis Staples) -- Gamblin' man (David "Honeyboy" Edwards) -- Love in vain (Keb' Mo', Danny Kortchmar) -- Jim Crow blues (Odetta) -- St. Louis blues (Natalie Cole) -- Sittin' on top of the world (James "Blood" Ulmer, Alison Krauss) -- Mama (he treats your daughter mean) (Ruth Brown) -- Men are like streetcars (Ruth Brown, Mavis Staples, Natalie Cole) -- Can't be satisfied (Buddy Guy) -- Strange fruit (India. Arie) -- Hound dog (Macy Gray) -- Hear the angels singing (Larry Johnson) -- Midnight special (John Fogerty) -- Okie Dokie stomp (Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown) -- Coming home (Bonnie Raitt) -- I'm a king bee (Steve Tyler, Joe Perry) -- Killing floor (Hubert Sumlin, David Johansen) -- I pity the fool (Shemekia Copeland, Robert Cray) -- Big chief (the Neville Brothers) -- Turn on your love light ; Down in the valley (Solomon Burke) -- Red house (Buddy Guy, Vernon Reid) -- Voodoo child (Angélique Kidjo, Buddy Guy, Vernon Reid) -- Boom boom (Chuck D ; Fine Arts Militia) -- Sweet sixteen (B.B. King.) -- Paying the cost to be the boss (B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Robert Cray) -- Minnesota blues (credits) (Mos Def) -- Bonus performances. Stop messin' around (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) -- The sky is crying (Gregg Allman, Warren Haynes) -- Minnesota blues (credits) (Mos Def) -- First time I met the blues (Buddy Guy) ; Revelation (Chris Thomas King).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Lisa Rinzler ; editors, Bob Eisenhardt, Keith Salmon ; musical director, Steve Jordan ; production designer, Tom McPhillips.
Participant or Performer Note:
Introduced by Martin Scorsese ; with various performers.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Filmed live in performance at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, Feb. 7, 2003.
Summary, etc.:
More than 50 musicians gather in New York City to celebrate 100 years of the blues in this Blues Music Foundation benefit concert.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
In English with optional French subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Blues (Music)
Blues-rock music.
Blues musicians.
Blues (Music)
Blues musicians.
Blues-rock music.
Genre: Benefit performances.
Blues (Music)
Blues-rock music.
Concert films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Filmed performances.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Blues (Music)
Blues-rock music.
Filmed performances.
Concert films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Music > Performance.
DVD-Video discs.