• Documentary
    Music
  • Rated:
  • Director: Brett Berns, Bob Sarles
  • Writer: Joel Selvin, Christina Keating
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Music meets the Mob in this biographical documentary, narrated by Stevie Van Zandt, about the life and career of Bert Berns, the most important songwriter and record producer from the sixties that you never heard of.  His hits include "Twist and Shout," "Hang On Sloopy," "Brown Eyed Girl," "Here Comes The Night," and "Piece Of My Heart."  He helped launch the careers of Van Morrison and Neil Diamond and produced some of the greatest soul music ever made. Filmmaker, Brett Berns, brings his late father's story to the screen through interviews with those who knew him best and rare performance footage.  Included in the film are interviews with Ronald Isley, Ben E. King, Solomon Burke, Van Morrison, Keith Richards, and Paul McCartney.
  • Documentary
    Music
  • Rated:
  • Director: Brett Berns, Bob Sarles
  • Writer: Joel Selvin, Christina Keating

  • Sir Paul Mccartney
    Keith Richards
    Van Morrison
    Ben E. King
    Ronald Isley
    Brooks Arthur
    Jeff Barry
    Solomon Burke
    Carmine Denoia
    Ellie Greenwich
    Cissy Houston
    Andrew Loog Oldham
    Paul Mccartney
    Jerry Ragovoy
    Brenda Reid

Watch Bang! The Bert Berns Story
  • (2017)

  • Documentary
    Music
  • Rated:
  • Director: Brett Berns, Bob Sarles
  • Writer: Joel Selvin, Christina Keating
  • HD 4K

Synopsis

Music meets the Mob in this biographical documentary, narrated by Stevie Van Zandt, about the life and career of Bert Berns, the most important songwriter and record producer from the sixties that you never heard of.  His hits include "Twist and Shout," "Hang On Sloopy," "Brown Eyed Girl," "Here Comes The Night," and "Piece Of My Heart."  He helped launch the careers of Van Morrison and Neil Diamond and produced some of the greatest soul music ever made. Filmmaker, Brett Berns, brings his late father's story to the screen through interviews with those who knew him best and rare performance footage.  Included in the film are interviews with Ronald Isley, Ben E. King, Solomon Burke, Van Morrison, Keith Richards, and Paul McCartney.

Starring
  • Sir Paul Mccartney
    Keith Richards
    Van Morrison
    Ben E. King
    Ronald Isley
    Brooks Arthur
    Jeff Barry
    Solomon Burke
    Carmine Denoia
    Ellie Greenwich
    Cissy Houston
    Andrew Loog Oldham
    Paul Mccartney
    Jerry Ragovoy
    Brenda Reid