Take Me to the River

Take Me to the River

  • PG
  • 2014
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 6.9  (155)
  • 56

Take Me To The River is a documentary featuring contemporary soul and R&B musicians alongside the original artists responsible for creating the iconic sound linked to the Stax Records company. This documentary focuses on the story of Stax that is told as the stars of the 1960s come together with contemporary stars to create a new album featuring collaborations between the historic artists and modern stars. The majority of the Stax story is told by the original stars as they discuss how to move forward with their collaborations with contemporary artists. As the two eras of R&B music collide the modern singers and rappers, including Snoop Dogg and other contemporary musicians explain how the iconic Stax sound has influenced them and shaped their careers. Although this documentary is an homage to the stars of the past, it also reveals how the Stax sound is still used in contemporary music and will continue to be developed long into the future.

Take Me to the River
Take Me To The River
Take Me To The River

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Description
Take Me To The River is a documentary featuring contemporary soul and R&B musicians alongside the original artists responsible for creating the iconic sound linked to the Stax Records company. This documentary focuses on the story of Stax that is told as the stars of the 1960s come together with contemporary stars to create a new album featuring collaborations between the historic artists and modern stars.

The majority of the Stax story is told by the original stars as they discuss how to move forward with their collaborations with contemporary artists. As the two eras of R&B music collide the modern singers and rappers, including Snoop Dogg and other contemporary musicians explain how the iconic Stax sound has influenced them and shaped their careers. Although this documentary is an homage to the stars of the past, it also reveals how the Stax sound is still used in contemporary music and will continue to be developed long into the future.

Take Me to the River is a 2014 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 56.

Take Me to the River is available to watch free on Tubi TV, Pluto TV and Peacock. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, The Roku Channel, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Take Me to the River for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2014
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (155)
  • Metascore
    56