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Neil Diamond - Greatest Hits Live
Neil Diamond - Greatest Hits Live
Actors: Neil Diamond, Richard Bennett, Vince Charles, King Errisson, Tom Hensley
Directors: Dwight Hemion, Peter Israelson
Genres: Music Video & Concerts
NR     1997     1hr 0min

No Description Available No Track Information Available Media Type: DVD Artist: DIAMOND,NEIL Title: GREATEST HITS LIVE Street Release Date: 09/30/1997


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Actors: Neil Diamond, Richard Bennett, Vince Charles, King Errisson, Tom Hensley
Directors: Dwight Hemion, Peter Israelson
Creators: Dwight Hemion, Courtney B. Conte, Gary Smith, Jon Small, Ann Elder, Kenny Solms, Tom Perew
Genres: Music Video & Concerts
Sub-Genres: Concerts, Pop, Rock & Roll, King, B.B.
Studio: Sony
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 10/01/1997
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/1989
Release Year: 1997
Run Time: 1hr 0min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 2
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Member Movie Reviews

Barbara M. from DUSHORE, PA
Reviewed on 5/18/2015...
Neil Diamond is one of my favorite singers. Love this DVD.
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.

Movie Reviews

Excellent Example Of Diamond's Legendary Performance Style
Ron | Brooklyn, NY USA | 02/08/2001
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This DVD is indeed in Dolby 5.1. As a previous reviewer mentioned, it defaults to Dolby PCM but can quickly be changed in the AUDIO menu of the DVD.The audio and video on this DVD are extremely well done. The sound is better - than - CD quality and the performance was edited to perfection. The crew truly captured the concert in its entirety: Neil, crowd, band, and lights. The different camera angels work to further enhance this divine display of talent.As for the concert, Diamond once again poured out his heart and soul for his beloved fans who couldn't contain themselves on such rocking numbers as "I'm Alive" and "Brother Love's Traveling Salvation Show." It is clear from this performance, as it has been through all of his songs and other concerts, that the fans ARE his life.Neil is at his best in this show, belting out beautiful slow tunes as well as spine - chilling renditions of his more vivacious hits. His medley tribute to John Lennon consistently brings tears to my eyes when I watch it. We get a REAL treat when he sings "You Don't Bring Me Flowers" with Linda Press, his female vocalist. They are perfect together. Their amazing chemistry translates into a version of the song that is superior to his duet with Barbra Steisand.Here's the bottom line: If you get the slightest bit of joy from listening to one of Neil's songs, you HAVE to buy this DVD."
Quality Neil Diamond, but in a "music video" type format.
David Buchanan | 11/22/1998
(4 out of 5 stars)

"I am a dedicated Neil Diamond fan, and was really looking forward to having a performance of his on DVD. Upon receipt of the disc, I was disappointed to find that the recording was done in Dolby Digital PCM, two channel stereo instead of the 5.1 channel surround format that you would expect for a live Neil Diamond performance. I would have expected more! However, my Yamaha DSP did a good job of compensating for a mediocre audio format.The performance was good, but in some cases you would hear the backup symphony, and then notice there was no symphony anywhere in the concert. This added to the "music video" feeling throughout the performance. One part of the performance flashed between Diamonds' on-stage presence and an off-stage music video performance. I was very impressed with the "Jazz Singer", and thought this performance would be of comparable quality. Unfortunately it came up short.If it weren't for Neil Diamond's classic quality singing, I would have given this performance 3 stars instead of the above 4. A note to the savy shopper: Dolby Digital does NOT necessarily mean Digital 5.1!"
Not his best! But sometimes anything by him will do!!
Rizzo | Denver, CO | 04/10/2003
(4 out of 5 stars)

"If you want to see the best Neil Diamond Live Concert, get his late 70s "Love at the Greek." He will never perform like that again! This one doesn't come close, but hey, sometimes concert performances are rare and you have to settle for anything. As usual, he has the audience revved up and interactive. The man is a true performer. But, for "I Am I Said", that passionate, lonesome feeling he is able to emote just doesn't come through on this show. "Headed For the Future" shows the music video he did for this song. Filmed live at the Aquarius Theatre in Los Angeles in 1988 and it is punctuated by his 80s music with the few 70s classics included the fun "Forever in Blue Jeans." He also offers a tribute song to John Lennon. Linda Press, the sole female in the band joins him for millionth time for "You Don't Bring Me Flowers." Neil, give that poor girl another song too sing! She has been doing this song and only this song at your concerts for years, even today!!! So, enjoy an o.k. performance, but for a magical experience get "Love at the Greek." .....MzRizz"