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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Mick Jagger
Jack White
Christina Aguilera
Ronny Wood
Keith Richards
Charlie Watts
Martin Scorsese
Directors
Martin Scorsese
Screenwriters
Running Time
122 minutes

Shine A Light
Turns out you CAN get satisfaction


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Shine A Light

Plot
A music documentary. Martin Scorsese captures the Rolling Stones during their A Bigger Bang world tour. Filmed over two nights at New York’s historic Beacon Theater in the autumn of 2006, the band's powers show no signs of waning.


Verdict
A triumph for Scorsese and a document for the band, Shine A Light is a five-star experience for Stones fans. For those less enamoured with the ageing rockers, it goes a long way to explaining their longevity.


Reviewed by Will Lawrence

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