American Reel

Overview

A struggling singer/songwriter finds himself faced with the prospect of overnight success after languishing in the music industry for twenty years in this musical drama directed by In the Company of Men producer Mark Archer. James Lee Springer (David Carradine)'s talent is genuine - as genuine as his talent for getting into fisticuffs with the smarmy record executives who could make or break his career. Now Springer's career has finally caught fire, but in order to truly break big he must listen to the advice of ...
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Overview

A struggling singer/songwriter finds himself faced with the prospect of overnight success after languishing in the music industry for twenty years in this musical drama directed by In the Company of Men producer Mark Archer. James Lee Springer (David Carradine)'s talent is genuine - as genuine as his talent for getting into fisticuffs with the smarmy record executives who could make or break his career. Now Springer's career has finally caught fire, but in order to truly break big he must listen to the advice of his pragmatic longtime manager and best friend Jason (Michael Maloney) lest he learn the hard way that fame doesn't come without a mighty high price tag.
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Special Features

Exclusive Interview with David Carradine; Exclusive Interview with Michael Maloney; 12 Song Soundtrack; Photo Gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/20/2012
  • UPC: 760137530190
  • Original Release: 2003
  • Source: Mvd Visual
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 81,527

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
David Carradine James Lee Springer
Mariel Hemingway Disney Rifkin
Michael Maloney Jason Fields
Technical Credits
Mark Archer Director, Co-producer
Thom Bishop Score Composer
Junior Burke Screenwriter
David Carradine Songwriter
Scott Fivelson Producer, Screenwriter
Darrell Griffin Producer
Tony Hettinger Cinematographer
Jordan Rush Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- American Reel
1. American Reel [6:15]
2. That'll Do [8:49]
3. Walkin' Hollow [9:04]
4. Guadalupe [3:40]
5. And Then She Smiles [4:55]
6. Rhythm Oil [12:34]
7. Main Drag [13:29]
8. Feed Me A Dream/One Hundred Six [9:59]
9. Around [8:49]
10. The Simple Gift of Time [10:35]
11. Picasso [5:44]
12. Picasso Swarm [5:51]
1. Opening [4:59]
2. Good Morning, James [3:01]
3. Swimming with Sharks [5:39]
4. Curve Ball in the Ninth [4:03]
5. Making the Video [6:36]
6. You Need a Hook, Pal! [3:32]
7. The American Success [3:24]
8. Guadalupe Is a Pimp [7:30]
9. Ayres In, Blair's Out [4:08]
10. Shredding Ties [3:23]
11. The Only Voice [6:33]
12. End Credits [3:40]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- American Reel
   Play Film
   Special Features
      Interviews
         David Carradine
         Michael Maloney
      Songs
      Picture Gallery
   Audio Setup
      5.1 Dolby
      2.1 Stereo
   Chapters
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