Gimme Shelter

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Gimme Shelter ★★½ 1970

The ‘60s ended as violence occurred at a December 1969 free Rolling Stones concert attended by 300,000 people in Altamont, California. This “Woodstock West” became a bitter remembrance in rock history, as Hell's Angels (hired for security) do some ultimate damage to the spectators. A provocative look at an out-of-control situation. 91m/C VHS, DVD . Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman, Mick Taylor, Marty Balin, Grace Slick, Paul Kantner, Jerry Garcia, David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash, Tina Turner, Ike Turner, Melvin Belli, Bill Graham; D: David Maysles, Albert Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin; C: Haskell Wexler; M: Rolling Stones.