The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack
The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack (2000)

Ramblin' Jack Elliott is a Brooklyn-born cowboy and renowned folksinger who influenced the likes of Bob Dylan and Pete Seeger. He is also the errant father of this documentary's director Aiyana Elliot. This movie, which won the… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 8, 2001
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Ryan Cracknell
Apollo Guide

An informative and entertaining look into a side of American music history that is overlooked outside of Bob Dylan.

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Shirley Sealy
Film Journal International

Both fascinating and entertaining-like Jack Elliott himself.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

We're challenged to tip our hats to this folksinger who found his own way into the dream he had as a boy.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film captures the spirit of Jack...

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

a real treat

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