Gimme Shelter

(1970)

Overview

The landmark documentary about the tragically ill-fated Rolling Stones free concert at Altamont Speedway on December 6, 1969. Only four months earlier, Woodstock defined the Love Generation; now it lay in ruins on a desolate racetrack six miles outside of San Francisco.

  1. David Maysles

    Director

  2. Charlotte Zwerin

    Director

  3. Albert Maysles

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mick Jagger

    Mick Jagger

    Himself (as The Rolling Stones)

  2. Keith Richards

    Keith Richards

    Himself (as The Rolling Stones)

  3. Charlie Watts

    Charlie Watts

    Himself (as The Rolling Stones)

  4. Bill Wyman

    Bill Wyman

    Himself (as The Rolling Stones)

  5. Mick Taylor

    Mick Taylor

    Himself (as The Rolling Stones)

Full Cast & Crew

Gimme Shelter
Gimme Shelter

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 6, 1970
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue $252,570.00

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Content Score

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