Only the Strong Survive

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Only the Strong Survive ★★★ 2003 (PG-13)

Documentary filmmakers Hegedus and Pennebaker showcase R&B and soul legends of the late fifties to the early seventies in where-are-they-now features and in concert performances, including a number of performers from Memphis and Stax-Volt Records. Featured are Carla and Rufus Thomas, Issac Hayes, William Bell, the Chi-Lites, Jerry Butler, Sam Moore, Ann Peebles, Wilson Pickett, and Mary Wilson. 95m/C DVD . USD: Chris Hegedus, D.A. Pennebaker; C: Chris Hegedus, D.A. Pennebaker, James Desmond, Nick Doob, Jehane Noujaim.