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Taking Woodstock

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Release Date: August 26, 2009Running Time: 121 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $7,443,007.00
Genre: Adaptation, Drama, Historical, Music, Period


Demetri Martin

Dan Fogler

Henry Goodman

Jonathan Groff

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In 1969 Elliot Tiber, inadvertently played a role in making the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the famed happening it was. Working as an interior designer in Greenwich Village during culturally and politically exciting times, Mr. Tiber felt empowered by the gay rights movement. But he was also still staked to the family business - a Catskills motel. Upon hearing that a planned concert had lost its permit from the neighboring town of Wallkill, NY, Mr. Tiber called producer Michael Lang at Woodstock Ventures to offer his family's motel, the El Monaco, to the promoters. Soon the Woodstock staff was moving into the El Monaco; half a million people were on their way to Mr. Tiber's neighbo... Full Summary >>

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