DVD – the Harder They Come – Jimmy Cliff

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ONE OF THE BEST FILM TO SEE ABOUT THE MUSIC AND HISTORY AND STRUGGLE SOME GO TROUGH TO MAKE IT . A must see film.          Jamaican filmmaker Perry Henzell made reggae an integral player in his gritty 1973 saga of a renegade Kingston singer who becomes a modern Robin Hood, casting one of the style's earliest stars, Jimmy Cliff, in the lead, and filling this soundtrack--here presented in a remastered version--with classics from Toots & the Maytals ("Pressure Drop," "Sweet and Dandy"), Desmond Dekker ("Shanty Town"), the Melodians ("Rivers of Babylon"), and the Slickers ("Johnny Too Bad"). Cliff himself gets pole position, however, getting in the first ("You Can Get It If You Really Want") and last ("The Harder They Come") words in this first-rate reggae primer, which also features Cliff's enduring "Many Rivers to Cross.

SOUND TRACK FROM THE MOVIE

1. You Can Get It If You Really Want - Jimmy Cliff
  2. Draw Your Brakes - Scotty
  3. Rivers Of Babylon - The Melodians
  4. Too Many Rivers To Cross - Jimmy Cliff
  5. Sweet And Dandy - The Maytals
  6. The Harder They Come - Jimmy Cliff
  7. Johnny Too Bad - The Slickers
  8. 007 (Shanty Town) - Desmond Dekker
  9. Pressure Drop - The Maytals
  10. Sitting In Limbo - Jimmy Cliff
  11. You Can Get It If You Really Want - Jimmy Cliff
  12. The Harder They Come - Jimmy Cliff

 

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Weight 0.5 lbs