Today at The Clinton: Saturday, May 25

2:00pm Private Event

Clinton Street Resistance presents CHUCK BERRY: HAIL! HAIL! ROCK 'N' ROLL

clinton street resistance series logo

 

Things are really f*cked up right now. And here on Clinton Corner, we're doing our bit to make things better.

Every Monday night, come to the Clinton Street Theater, enjoy a film on the big screen (the way it should be seen!), make friends, have a few laughs, scream, cry and raise money for a good cause.

Clinton Street Resistance presents CHUCK BERRY: HAIL! HAIL! ROCK 'N' ROLL

Showtimes

Chuck-Berry-with-Keith-Richards-portrait-billboard-1548

Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll is as long and unwieldy as its title, but it's probably the most revealing look we'll ever get of its subject, and the most loving evocation of his music.

Richard Harrington, Washington Post

Kairos_logo_v58Tonight's nonprofit partner is KAIROS PDX, a non-profit organization focused on delivering excellent, equitable education to underserved children, their families and their communities.

CHUCK BERRY MOVIE POSTER
CHUCK BERRY: HAIL! HAIL! ROCK 'N' ROLL
Director: 
Taylor Hackford
Country: 
United States
Year: 
1987
Runtime: 
120 minutes

Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll features a concert organized to celebrate the 60th birthday of Chuck Berry. The show was filmed in Berry's hometown of St. Louis, MO, in 1987. Highly respected by fellow musicians and music fans alike, many consider Berry to be the father of rock & roll. Fellow musicians paying musical homage to Berry on his birthday include: Bo Diddley, Little Richard, Roy Orbison, The Everly Brothers, Eric Clapton, Linda Ronstadt, Keith Richards, and Bruce Springsteen.

Special Admission

FREE!! Accepting donations for a local nonprofit.