Once Were Brothers (2019) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Once Were Brothers

Daniel Roher, 2019

VS3

Testimony
Robbie Robertson, 2016

Once Were Brothers is a documentary directed by Daniel Roher in 2019 and based on the book Testimony by Robbie Robertson, first published in 2016. The documentary features The Band, Robbie Robertson, Bruce Springsteen, Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Richard Manuel, and others.

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RATING

7.4

/ 10

Movie Poster: Once Were Brothers (Daniel Roher, 2019)

8.3

/ 10

Book Cover: Testimony (Robbie Robertson, 2016)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Testimony, the 2016 book by Robbie Robertson.

Testimony

Read by: MacLeod Andrews

Storyline

This poignant narrative delves into Robertson’s individual voyage, triumphing over challenges and discovering a sense of fellowship with the four other men who would eventually become his steadfast companions in the legendary musical ensemble, THE BAND, a group with an enduring legacy in the realm of popular music.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Once Were Brothers, the 2019 movie by Daniel Roher

Year

2019

Minutes

100

Movie Rate

7.40

Source: IMDb

Movie

Once Were Brothers

Country: Canada

Year: 2019

Length: 1h40m

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Cover of Testimony, the 2016 book by Robbie Robertson

Year

2016

Pages

500

Book Rate

8.32

S: Goodreads

Book

Testimony

Country: Canada

First published in: 2016

Length: 500 pages

Genre: Biography

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Cover of Testimony, the 2016 book by Robbie Robertson

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