Eagle Rock Entertainment is releasing Springsteen & I on Blu-ray and DVD on October 29th. The film, endorsed by Bruce Springsteen, is a unique music documentary celebrating the rock and roll icon through his fans reflecting on personal experiences of what Springsteen means to them interspersed with performance footage.
Working with the filmmakers, Springsteen’s fans have helped create a film that reflects on their personal insights and experiences to explore what this timeless artist means to them. Their stories are at times touching, at times humorous, at times extraordinary and they all come from the heart. Combined with previously unseen archive footage of performances throughout Springsteen’s career, this is a film by the fans and for the fans created with the full support of Bruce Springsteen.
“This beautifully crafted film provides a unique insight into the powerful bond between a recording artist and those who connect so profoundly with his music,” states Executive Producer Ridley Scott.
The film contains footage of unseen Springsteen performances of classics such as “Dancing In The Dark,” “Born In The USA,” “I’m On Fire,” “Born To Run,” “The River,” “Thunder Road,” “Spirits In The Night,” and many more.
Bonus features include six tracks from Springsteen’s 2012 Hyde Park performance: “Thunder Road,” “Because The Night,” “Shackled & Drawn,” “We Are Alive” and “Twist And Shout” and “I Saw Her Standing There” featuring Sir Paul McCartney on guest vocals. Additional features include fan contributions not included in the film.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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