Stony Island

Overview

This independent project was originally released as My Main Man From Stony Island. Filmed in Chicago, the story involves a group of multiracial rhythm-and-blues performers, and how they're affected by the death of veteran blues musician Gene Barge. As a bonus, the films takes excellent photographic advantage of the Windy City. Stony Island proved an auspicious directorial debut for cinematographer Andrew Davis, who went back behind cameras for a series of action films, then returned to directing for another ...
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Overview

This independent project was originally released as My Main Man From Stony Island. Filmed in Chicago, the story involves a group of multiracial rhythm-and-blues performers, and how they're affected by the death of veteran blues musician Gene Barge. As a bonus, the films takes excellent photographic advantage of the Windy City. Stony Island proved an auspicious directorial debut for cinematographer Andrew Davis, who went back behind cameras for a series of action films, then returned to directing for another brilliant Chicago-based opus, The Fugitive.
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Special Features

The making of Stony Island, music makes us one; Alternate ending
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/24/2012
  • UPC: 881394114821
  • Original Release: 1978
  • Source: Cinema Libre
  • Region Code: 0
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:35:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 47,020

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Davis Richie Bloom
Edward "Stony" Robinson Kevin Tucker
George Englund Harold Tate
Gene Barge Percy Price
Ronnie Barron Ronnie Roosevelt
Tennyson Stephens Tennyson
Larry Ball Larry
Windy Barnes Windy
Rae Dawn Chong Janetta
Donnell Hagen Donnell
Criss Johnson Criss
Kenneth Brass Kenny
Edwin Williams Ed
Steele L. Seals Steele
Susanna Hoffs Lucie
Nathan Davis Lewis Moss
Tom Mula Raymond Popitch
Carmi Simon Barry Cowan
Dennis Franz Jerry Domino
Technical Credits
Andrew Davis Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Gene Barge Musical Direction/Supervision
Tak Fujimoto Cinematographer
Dov Hoenig Editor
Tamar Simon Hoffs Producer, Screenwriter
David Matthews Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Stony Island
1. City Lights [6:00]
2. Get it Together [6:14]
3. First Rehearsal [5:19]
4. Deeper Than Deep [6:44]
5. Harold's Horn [5:16]
6. Chase the Train [6:28]
7. Recruiting [8:08]
8. The Big Payroll [5:43]
9. Spread the Word [5:47]
10. Pay it For Me [4:52]
11. Ronnie Rosevelt [6:28]
12. Switcheroo [5:42]
13. Everything Must Change [6:31]
14. Abandoned [5:55]
15. Getting to the Gig [6:55]
16. Credits [3:43]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Stony Island
   Play
   Scene Selection
   Extras
      The Making of Stony Island, Music Makes Us One
      Alternate Ending
      Play Feature in 5.1 Audio
   Cinema Libre Studio
      The Sun Came Out
      El Superstar
      Teen a Go Go
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