755 total votes
Crossroads

Crossroads

Crossroads is a 1986 musical dramatic feature film inspired by the legend of blues musician Robert Johnson. Starring Ralph Macchio, Joe Seneca and Jami Gertz, the film was written by John Fusco and directed by Walter Hill and features an original score featuring Ry Cooder and Steve Vai on the soundtrack's guitar, and harmonica by Sonny Terry. Vai also appears in the film as the devil's guitar player in the climactic guitar duel. Fusco was a traveling blues musician prior to attending New York University's Tisch School of the Arts where he wrote Crossroads as a masterclass assignment under screenwriting giants Waldo Salt and Ring Lardner, Jr.. The student screenplay won first place in t ... more on Wikipedia

Crossroads is ranked on...

#39 of 172 People who voted for Crossroads... also upvote Led Zeppelin IV on The Greatest Albums of All Time also upvote Deep Purple on The Best Rock Bands of All Time The Best Movies About Music 34.8k VOTES The films on this list of the best movies about music have been ranked as the best. This list features the best music movies...
#66 of 118 The Best College Movies Ever 16.4k VOTES Any true college student should watch each of these college movies at least once. However we recommend watching each movie s...
#28 of 61 The Best Rock Music Movies 4.1k VOTES A list of all the best rock music movies ever made, ranked by movie fans. This rock music movie list can be sorted by cast, ...
#5 of 24 The Best Ralph Macchio Movies 661 VOTES List of the best Ralph Macchio movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ralph Macchio's highest gros...
#10 of 20 The Best Jami Gertz Movies 141 VOTES List of the best Jami Gertz movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jami Gertz's highest grossing m...
#2 of 10 The Best Blues Movies 515 VOTES A list of the best blues movies. These are films that focus on the music of the blues. We believe we have them all, but if y...
#23 of 93 The Best R-Rated Music Movies 519 VOTES List of R-Rated music movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated...
#21 of 42 The Best Joe Morton Movies 183 VOTES List of the best Joe Morton movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Joe Morton's highest grossing m...

Crossroads is also found on...

Romance Movies and Films List of Films Scored By Ry Cooder List of All Movies Released in 1986