RT - Shine a Light

Shine a Light

Shine a Light

Key Facts

Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Produced by: Steve Bing, Michael Cohl, Victoria Pearman, Zane Weiner
Cinematography: Robert Richardson
Edited by: David Tedeschi
Studio: Shangri-La Entertainment
Distributed by: Paramount Vantage (USA), 20th Century Fox (UK/Australia)
Released: 11 April 2008 (UK)
Running time: 122 min

Film Info

Shine a Light is a concert/documentary film directed by Martin Scorsese, a self-confessed Stones fan. He filmed the band play over two days in the Beacon Theatre in New York in October/November 2006, however all of the live footage used in the film is from the second night (Nov 1st 2006). The Stones welcomed numerous guests onstage, including Buddy Guy, Christina Aguilera and Jack White.

Track Listing

1. Jumpin' Jack Flash
2. Shattered
3. She Was Hot
4. All Down the Line
5. Loving Cup - with Jack White
6. As Tears Go By (Jagger/Richards/Oldham)
7. Some Girls
8. Just My Imagination (Norman Whitfield/Barrett Strong)
9. Far Away Eyes
10. Champagne & Reefer (Muddy Waters) - with Buddy Guy
11. Tumbling Dice
Band introductions
12. You Got the Silver
13. Connection
14. Sympathy for the Devil
15. Live with Me - with Christina Aguilera
16. Start Me Up
17. Brown Sugar
18. (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
19. Shine a Light

Wild Horses and Only Found Out Yesterday are played during the closing credits.


Who is your favourite Stone?

Mick Jagger
Keith Richards
Ronnie Wood
Charlie Watts