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Directed by Peter Bogdanovich and packed with rare concert footage and home movies, this documentary explores the history of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, including Petty's famous collaborations and notorious clashes with the record industry. Interviews with musical luminaries including Jackson Browne, George Harrison, Eddie Vedder, Roger McGuinn, Jeff Lynne, Dave Stewart and Petty himself shed some revelatory vision.

  1. Peter Bogdanovich


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty


  2. Ron Blair

    Ron Blair


  3. Mike Campbell

    Mike Campbell


  4. George Drakoulias


  5. Johnny Cash

    Johnny Cash

    Himself (archive footage)

  6. Bob Dylan

    Bob Dylan


  7. George Harrison

    George Harrison

    Himself (archive footage)

  8. Roy Orbison

    Roy Orbison

    Himself (archive footage)

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream

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Original Language English

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