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Film, "Marley": Spellbinding Tribute Exceeds Hero Worship

"Marley": Spellbinding Tribute Exceeds Hero Worship

Thoroughly researched and packed with phenomenal archival footage, Kevin Macdonald's documentary on the reggae and Rasta emissary, who died of cancer in 1981 at 36, avoids (until the closing credits) oversimplified one-love-praise-Jah sloganeering. Marley is a rousing tribute to a…
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Toaster's Jam

More signs that reggae's most respected voice has been hopelessly misappropriated: watching as a luxury car owner, blasting Bob Marley's civil rights anthem "Get Up, Stand Up" from expensive speakers, barrels around a corner, running an irate bicyclist off the…
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