The Night James Brown Saved Boston

The Night James Brown Saved Boston

  • NR
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 6 min
  • 7.3  (167)

The Night James Brown Saved Boston is a musical biography that was released in 2008. The film shows footage of performer James Brown performing at Boston Garden in Boston on April 5, 1968, one day after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. assassination. Throughout the country, there were riots after Dr. King's assassination, and the mayor and the Boston police feared that the city would follow. James Brown felt that the show needs to go on and he want the fans to stay home and to be safe. The performance not only was a success, but the performer made history in calming a city down when other major cities were rioting after an icon's death.

The Night James Brown Saved Boston
I Got The Feelin: James Brown In The 60'S (Exclusive Scene)
I Got The Feelin: James Brown In The 60'S (Exclusive Scene)

Clip - 1 min 4 sec

I Got The Feelin: James Brown In The 60'S
I Got The Feelin: James Brown In The 60'S

Trailer - 1 min 8 sec

Description
The Night James Brown Saved Boston is a musical biography that was released in 2008. The film shows footage of performer James Brown performing at Boston Garden in Boston on April 5, 1968, one day after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. assassination. Throughout the country, there were riots after Dr. King's assassination, and the mayor and the Boston police feared that the city would follow. James Brown felt that the show needs to go on and he want the fans to stay home and to be safe. The performance not only was a success, but the performer made history in calming a city down when other major cities were rioting after an icon's death.

The Night James Brown Saved Boston is a 2008 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 6 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.3.

The Night James Brown Saved Boston is available to watch free on Tubi TV, Pluto TV and Peacock. It's also available to stream, download on demand at Amazon Prime and The Roku Channel. Some platforms allow you to rent The Night James Brown Saved Boston for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2008
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 6 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (167)