Revolution (1968 film)

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Revolution (1968) poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byJack O'Connell
Written byNorman Martin, Jack O'Connell
Produced byJack O'Connell
Music byVarious artists
Release date
  • 1968 (1968)
Running time
93 minutes
CountryUnited States

Revolution is a documentary film by Jack O'Connell made in San Francisco in 1967.[1] It was subsequently revived with added reminiscences.

Although most interviewees are not named some of them have been identified, such as Kurt Hirschhorn, Frank Jordan, Cecil Williams and Herb Caen.[2] Daria Halprin appears in the film as herself. Also appearing in the film are the Ace of Cups, Country Joe and the Fish, and Dan Hicks.


The soundtrack album features Steve Miller Band, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and Mother Earth who also appear in the film. It was released in 1968 by United Artists Records (UAS 5185) and produced by Ben Shapiro.

Track listing[edit]

Side 1
1."Revolution" (Mother Earth)Jack O'Connell, Norman Martin2:56
2."Codine" (Quicksilver Messenger Service)Buffy St. Marie5:20
3."Superbyrd" (Steve Miller Band)Steve Miller4:37
4."Your Old Lady" (Steve Miller Band)Elmo Glick, King Curtis, O'Kelly Isley, Jr.5:50
Side 2
1."Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You" (Quicksilver Messenger Service)Anne Bredon, Erik Darling, Paul Bennett5:03
2."Without Love" (Mother Earth)Danny Small4:37
3."Mercury Blues" (Steve Miller Band)K. C. Douglas, Bob Geddins2:20
4."Stranger in My Home Town" (Mother Earth)Percy Mayfield5:09

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Latimer, Da (August 16, 1968). "Revolution". The East Village Other. Vol. 3, no. 37. New York, NY. p. 6. ISSN 0012-8562. JSTOR community.28035856.
  2. ^ Haight's Fate on Screen accessed July 3, 2011

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