Featuring performances by popular artists of the 1960s, this concert film highlights the music of the 1967 California festival. Although not all musicians who performed at the Monterey Pop Festival are on film, some of the notable acts include the Mamas and the Papas, Simon & Garfunkel, Jefferson Airplane, the Who, Otis Redding, and the Jimi Hendrix Experience. Hendrix's post-performance antics -- lighting a guitar on fire, breaking it and tossing a part into the audience -- are captured.Monterey Pop featuring Scott McKenzie and Denny Doherty is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's a documentary and history movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (3,607 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & The Criterion Channel).
Available to rent or buy from $12.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Google Play).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#202 Ranked in Music Movies
#261 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
#478 Ranked in Movies on HBO MAX
Monterey Pop has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (3,607 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.