A rock documentary featuring The Rolling Stones in concert at Hyde Park in London is premiering on Showtime on Fri., Dec. 20, 2013, according to information from Showtime Networks. Attached is a video preview of the Showtime film.
"The Rolling Stones: Sweet Summer Sun - Return to Hyde Park" chronicles The Rolling Stones’ historic and triumphant return to London’s Hyde Park. The film, which includes never-before-seen backstage footage, makes its world television premiere on Showtime premium cable television.
The massive Hyde Park concert was part of the iconic band's celebrated 50th anniversary tour. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood took the stage in front of a sea of people in their hometown.
The documentary follows the legendary rock stars in their return to Hyde Park, London in the summer of 2013 almost 44 years to the day after their free concert in July 1969.
The film features new performances of the rockers' greatest hits across a career spanning 50 years, plus a special appearance by former Stones guitarist Mick Taylor. Highlights include classic hits “Start Me Up,” “Brown Sugar,” “Jumpin’ Jack Flash,” “Miss You,” “It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll,” “Gimme Shelter,” “You Can't Always Get What You Want” and “(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction.”
"The Rolling Stones: Sweet Summer Sun - Return to Hyde Park" was directed by Paul Dugdale and executive produced by Joyce Smyth, Julie Jakobek, and Geoff Kempinand Terry Shand for Eagle Rock Entertainment.