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Down from the Mountain (2000)

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This is a documentary about the musical artists who performed the songs in the Coen Brothers' film O Brother, Where Art Thou?
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Evelyn Cox Evelyn Cox ... Herself
Sidney Cox Sidney Cox ... Himself
Suzanne Cox Suzanne Cox ... Herself
Willard Cox Willard Cox ... Himself
Nathan Best Nathan Best ... Himself
Issac Freeman Issac Freeman ... Himself
Robert Hamlett Robert Hamlett ... Himself
Joseph Rice Joseph Rice ... Himself
Wilson Waters Jr. Wilson Waters Jr. ... Himself
John Hartford ... Himself
Larry Perkins Larry Perkins ... Himself
Emmylou Harris ... Herself
Chris Thomas King ... Himself
Alison Krauss ... Herself
Colin Linden Colin Linden ... Himself
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This is a documentary about the musical artists who performed the songs in the Coen Brothers' film O Brother, Where Art Thou?

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Documentary | Music

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G
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 2001 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Musiikkia Amerikan vuorilta See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$8,959, 17 June 2001

Gross USA:

$301,388
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Dolby Digital

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Color
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A gem worthy of the historical place that needed to be commemorated
27 August 2001 | by Chris_DockerSee all my reviews

Concert movie focussing on the `bluegrass' songs of the Coens film `O Brother Where Art Thou?' EmmyLou Harris and other perform in a feast of music that washes over you from start to finish. Sadly it doesn't include the main song that George Clooney lip-synched too. At the Edinburgh film festival, where the movie got its international premiere, legendary music documentary maker D.A. Pennebaker (Don't Look Back) explained that they had tried to get the guy to sing it about six times but he always sang different words; as a `definitive' version had already been released on the `O Brother' soundtrack, they decided, after talking to the Coens, that the number should be dropped from `Down from the Mountain.'


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