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Take Me to the River

Oklahoma Premiere

Take Me to the River is a jubilant celebration of music featuring some of the greatest Memphis musicians to ever record, partnering with today’s freshest acts to create an album that transcends time and genre. The rise and fall of Memphis’ Stax Records during the turbulent 1960’s provides a backdrop for a series of amazing musical collaborations, featuring Oscar nominee Terrence Howard, Oscar winner Frayser Boy (“It’s Hard Out Here for  Pimp”), William Bell, Mavis Staples, Otis Clay, Snoop Dog, Charlie Musselwhite, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Lil P-Nut, The North Mississippi All-Stars and many more…

95 mins/CA
Director: Martin Shore
Producers: Jerry Harrison, Lawrence "Boo" Mitchell, Martin Shore, Cody Dickinson, Dan Sameha, Brett Leonard
Cast: Terrence Howard, Mavis Staples, William Bell, Snoop Dog, Otis Clay, Lil P-Nut, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Booker T. Jones, Yo Gotti, Frayser Boy