Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President

Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President

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This self-proclaimed "rockumentary" explores the time Jimmy Carter reinvigorated a post-Watergate America with the music of the counterculture—including the Allman Brothers, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, and Jimmy Buffett.

202096 minsUSA
Documentary

Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President | Reviews

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

As joyful and buoyant as its music.

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Variety

Variety

Watching "Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President," it's hard not to be stirred by the testimonials, from people like Dylan and Nelson and Bono, to Carter's fine-grained humanity.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

A fun soulful documentary that's rarely ever invasive, depicting the type of statesman we're sorely missing today.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

"Rock & Roll President" is a potent and poignant reminder of how some things used to be and may never be again.

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Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Even more than the music itself, or Carter's passion for it, this alertness to sharedness is what ultimately makes the film moving as well as so pleasurable.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

"Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President" is more of a side-dish to his legacy than the feature-length format can sustain.

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Decider

Decider

A decent enough watch, sincere and admirable and unflashy, right on brand for Jimmy C.

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