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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Festival Express (2003)
In 1970 a train journeyed across Canada carrying some of the greatest rock bands of all time. Janis Joplin, The Band, The Grateful Dead, Ian & Sylvia, Buddy Guy, Delaney & Bonnie, and others lived (and partied) for five days, giving concerts where and when they stopped. The train was called the Fest
2.
End of the Road, The (2000)
As lead guitarist for the Grateful Dead for 30 years, Jerry Garcia was the inspiration for the legions of nomadic fans that accompanied the group at every performance--dedicating their lives to touring with them. This idyllic lifestyle came to an abrupt halt after Garcia died in 1995 of heart failur
3.
Grateful Dead: All Downhill From Here (1997)
Documentary captures "The Dead" at the pinnacle of their career, during a performance at Alpine Valley in 1989.
5.
Berkeley in the Sixties (1990)
A profile of student activism on the UC Berkeley campus during the 1960s.
7.
Petulia (1968) as
A married doctor falls for the young wife of an abusive rich man.

Music (feature film)

8.
Foxcatcher (2014)
Mark Schultz, despite having won a gold medal for wrestling at the 1984 Olympics, lives in the shadow of his accomplished older brother, Dave. Mark seems to have found his own path when multimillionaire John E. du Pont invites Mark to train as part of a national U.S. wrestling team preparing for the
9.
Music Never Stopped, The (2011)
A father is unable to communicate with his long lost 35-year-old son, a former hippie, who has a brain tumor preventing him from creating new memories until they discover that they can communicate through music, including Bob Dylan and The Grateful Dead.
10.
Box, The (2009)
What if someone gave you a box containing a button that, if pushed, would bring you a million dollars...but simultaneously take the life of someone you don't know? Would you do it? And what would be the consequences? The year is 1976. Norma Lewis is a teacher at a private high school and her husband
11.
Taking Woodstock (2009)
In 1969 Elliot Tiber, inadvertently played a role in making the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the famed happening it was. Working as an interior designer in Greenwich Village during culturally and politically exciting times, Mr. Tiber felt empowered by the gay rights movement. But he was al
12.
Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas (2006)
A reclusive college freshman writes his ingenious cool ideas in a private notebook, but when the journal is stolen, he goes on a cross-campus odyssey to retrieve the book.
13.
Walk on the Moon, A (1999) as Song Performer ("Ripple" "Uncle John'S Band")
Set in Woodstock, the summer of 1969, a frustrated, beautiful young Brooklyn housewife, Pearl Kantrowitz, spends her summer in the Catskills. Her world is turned around when she has an affair with a free-wheeling traveling salesman, Walker Jerome--a charming and quietly seductive hippie. Pearl canno
14.
Runaway Bride (1999)
A columnist fired by his editor/ex-wife for being too chauvinistic tries to redeem himself by chasing a story on spec about a woman who habitually jilts her fiances. The writer falls for his subject, who suffers from an identity crisis.
15.
Great Expectations (1998)
A modern-day reworking of Dickens' tale in which a young man leaves his privileged upbringing in Florida and heads to New York City to become an artist. There his life is changed when he meets three disparate strangers--Lustig, a dangerous, escaped convict; Estella, a beautiful, but icy woman; and N
16.
GRATEFUL DEAD - A Photofilm (1996) as Song Performer ("That'S It For The Other One" "New Potato Caboose" "Alligator")
17.
Rude Awakening (1989)
Two 1960s political activists move to an idyllic hippie-style commune in Central America.
18.
Comic Book Confidential (1988) as Song Performer ("Truckin'" "Dark Star")
The social and political history of the comic book medium.
19.
Mask (1985)
A lady biker and her deformed son try to lead normal lives.
20.
More American Graffiti (1979)
Williams and Howard, now married, are swept up in the anti-war protest movement; LeMat tries to make it as a professional drag racer and woos attractive Swede Bjorn; Clark and Phillips have joined the flower-power scene in San Francisco and are traveling with a band led by Glenn. Smith and Hopkins, meanwhile, are overseas fighting in Vietnam

Cast (special)

21.
Grateful Dead -- Anthem to Beauty, The (1997)
Documents the evolution of the Grateful Dead's lifestyle, musical approach, outlook and mystique, using their second album, "Anthem to the Sun" (1968), and their sixth album, "American Beauty" (1970), as chronological bookends. By using their creative development as a thread of continuity, the progr
22.
Halloween Jam V (1996)
Halloween concert special hosted by Melissa Joan Hart from some of the spooky attractions at Disneyland.
23.
Grateful and the Dead, The (1993)
Documentary about the relationship between The Grateful Dead and some of Britain's neglected orchestral composers who have been funded by the rock band.
24.
Sounds of Summer, The (1993)
A preview of up-and-coming album releases and concert tours for the summer of 1993.
25.
Fox/MTV Guide to Summer '92 (1992)
A special that provides a guide to the summer season's films, album releases, fashion trends, sports highlights and pop-cultural events.
26.
Late Night With David Letterman Eighth Anniversary Special (1990)
A prime-time television special celebrating the 8th anniversary of "Late Night With David Letterman." The "Late Night" band is seen in a retrospective with many music performers.

Music (special)

27.
Dominoes: A Portrait of a Decade (1999) as Song Performer
A video tapestry of the 1960s underscored by a soundtrack that evokes the era. The program takes its title from the "domino theory," in which the final outcome is a product of a series of events.
28.
Grateful Dead -- Anthem to Beauty, The (1997) as Song Performer ("That'S It For The Other One" "Golden Road" "New Potato Caboose" "Born Crosseyed" "Truckin'" "Alligator" "Saint Stephen" "Ripple" "Caution" "Mountains To The Moon" "China Cat Sunflower" "Attics In My Life" "Friend Of The Devil" "Till The Morning Comes" "Sugar Magnolia" "Box Of Rain" "Brokedown Palace")
Documents the evolution of the Grateful Dead's lifestyle, musical approach, outlook and mystique, using their second album, "Anthem to the Sun" (1968), and their sixth album, "American Beauty" (1970), as chronological bookends. By using their creative development as a thread of continuity, the progr
29.
Halloween Jam V (1996) as Song Performer ("Hell In A Bucket" "Throwing Stones" "Terrapin Station")
Halloween concert special hosted by Melissa Joan Hart from some of the spooky attractions at Disneyland.
30.
Dead Ahead: The Grateful Dead in Concert (1995)
The Grateful Dead performs in New York City's Radio City Music Hall during their 15th anniversary celebration in 1980.

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