Eric Clapton: Across 24 Nights
Director: David Barnard Run Time: 115 min. Release Year: 2023
Starring: Albert Collins, Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton, Michael Kamen, Phil Collins
In 1990 and in 1991 Eric Clapton played 24 nights at the Royal Albert Hall performing with different line-ups and sets featuring Blues, Rock and a full Orchestra. The performances have become legendary to Eric Clapton fans.
Over thirty years later this film, edited from the original footage and completely remixed in Dolby ATMOS and 5.1 Surround Sound for the ultimate theatrical experience, captures for the first time the definitive performances across all the sets over both years.
The film features 17 hits from across his repertoire showing Clapton at his most exhilarating, collaborating with top musicians. There are unique versions – performed by Michael Kamen’s orchestra or his Rock band – of longstanding hits including ‘Wonderful Tonight’, ‘Layla’, ‘White Room’ and ‘Cocaine’ as well as rare treats such as performing Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door with Phil Collins. Meanwhile Eric’s love of the Blues is expressed as shares the stage with legendary Blues musicians such as Albert Collins and Buddy Guy for classics such as ‘Black Cat Bone’ and ‘My Time After a While’. An exhilarating compilation of Eric Clapton’s legendary performances.
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