American Masters

Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road

Explore the life and career of the singer, songwriter and co-founder of The Beach Boys. The film traces the legendary performer’s journey of reflection on a drive through Los Angeles with his longtime friend and Rolling Stone editor Jason Fine.

Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road

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