Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever

United States, 1985

Film
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Hosted by Richard Pryor, this is a fast paced, all star reunion that spotlights performances by the biggest acts ever to come out of Detroit including vintage footage of the groups from the sixties and seventies. It looks behind the scenes into what made Motown tick, the songwriters who helped bring the Motown sound to fame and the man who started it all, the legendary Berry Gordy. Rated: G

Credits

co-producer

Buz Khan

Don Mischer

Language

English

Duration

02:08:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

35273

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Music & Performing Arts → Gordy, Berry

Music & Performing Arts → Rock music

People → Gordy, Berry

Performance

Performance → Music - Performance

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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