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The Prisonaires (2013) HD online
Language: English
Category: Movie / Documentary / Biography / History / Music
Original Title: The Prisonaires
Director: Wesley Emerson
Writers: Anna Giannotis,Ryan Ranney
Released: 2013
Duration: 1h 43min
Video type: Movie
THE PRISONAIRES documents the story of five young black men who formed a doo-wop band while incarcerated in the Tennessee State Prison in the 1950s. The Prisonaires, though relatively unknown today, had an impact on the launch of the legendary SUN RECORDS, and the genesis or the King of Rock-n-Roll, Elvis Presley.
Credited cast:
Johnny Bragg Johnny Bragg - Himself
Annabelle Clement Annabelle Clement - Herself
Bob Clement Bob Clement - Himself - Son of Frank Clement
John Dougan John Dougan - Himself - Professor of Music History
James Edwards James Edwards - Himself - Warden, Tennessee State Prison
Mike Gray Mike Gray - Himself - Historian, Country Music Hall of Fame
Bobby Hebb Bobby Hebb - Himself
Don Hildebrand Don Hildebrand - Himself
James Nixon James Nixon - Himself - Nashville Guitarist
Bob Oermann Bob Oermann - Himself - Music Critic
Sam Phillips Sam Phillips - Himself