Marvin Hamlisch Presents: The 70's - The Way We Were

Overview

As widely seen on PBS, this special pays homage to composer Marvin Hamlisch (b. 1944), with an all new concert featuring many pop acts from the 1970s such as Three Dog Night, B.J. Thomas, Debby Boone, Guy and Ralna, Peaches and Herb, Jonathan Edwards, Gloria Gaynor and Ray Stevens. Hamlisch himself also appears. The event was filmed at Lindenwood University's J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts in St. Charles, Missouri.
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Overview

As widely seen on PBS, this special pays homage to composer Marvin Hamlisch (b. 1944), with an all new concert featuring many pop acts from the 1970s such as Three Dog Night, B.J. Thomas, Debby Boone, Guy and Ralna, Peaches and Herb, Jonathan Edwards, Gloria Gaynor and Ray Stevens. Hamlisch himself also appears. The event was filmed at Lindenwood University's J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts in St. Charles, Missouri.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Nine performances not seen during the original broadcast
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/9/2011
  • UPC: 841887012959
  • Original Release: 2010
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  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Time: 1:20:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 39,363

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Marvin Hamlisch Presents: The 70's - The Way We Were
1. Introduction [4:34]
2. Watching Scotty Grow - Bobby Goldsboro [2:39]
3. Mama Told Me (Not to Come) - Three Dog Night [3:31]
4. Shake Your Groove Thing - Peaches & Herb [3:03]
5. You Light up My Life - Debby Boone [4:29]
6. Sunshine - Jonathan Edwards [2:41]
7. Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song - B. J. Thomas [3:52]
8. Just an Old Fashioned Love Song - Guy & Ralna [3:44]
9. Under the Boardwalk - Billy Joe Royal [2:46]
10. Band of Gold - Freda Payne [3:27]
11. Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head - B. J. Thomas [3:13]
12. Cherry Hill Park - Billy Joe Royal [3:47]
13. You Don't Have to Be a Star (to Be in My Show) - Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. [3:50]
14. Nobody Does It Better - Marvin Hamlisch [3:32]
15. Joy to the World - Three Dog Night [3:41]
16. (They Long to Be) Close to You - Debby Boone [4:42]
17. Misty - Ray Stevens [3:15]
18. Reunited - Peaches & Herb [6:14]
19. The Way We Were - Marvin Hamlisch [3:34]
20. Everything Is Beautiful - Ray Stevens & All Cast [3:34]
21. Credits [1:29]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Marvin Hamlisch Presents: The 70's - The Way We Were
   Play Concert
   Performances Selection
   Bonus Performances
      Play All
      Never Been to Spain - Three Dog Night
      Summer (for the First Time) - Bobby Goldsboro
      Being the Boys Home - Freda Payne
      Lean on Me - Guy & Ralna
      Shambala - Three Dog Night
      That's What Our Life Is - Jonathan Edwards
      Put Your Hand in the Hand - Guy & Ralna
      The Streak - Ray Stevens
      You Needed Me - Guy & Ralna
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