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

Ramblin' Jack Elliott, a self-styled folk musician, was an important transitional figure between Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan. This documentary serves as both a chronicle of his colorful life and an attempt by his daughter, director… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 16, 2000
DVD 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.

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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