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Alice in Chains: AIC 23 (2013)

Alan Poole McLard, a Film Studies professor, attempts to film a documentary about Alice in Chains to coincide with the release of their new album, The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here, without any assistance from the actual band.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
W. Earl Brown ... Alan Poole McLard
Sean Kinney ... Stanley Eisen
William DuVall ... Nesta Cleveland
Mike Inez ... Unta Gleeben Glabben Globben Globin
Jerry Cantrell ... Donnie 'Skeeter' Dollarhide Jr.
Kim Thayil ... Himself
Lars Ulrich ... Himself
Robert Trujillo ... Himself
Nancy Wilson ... Herself
Ann Wilson ... Herself
Mike McCready ... Himself
Bill Kelliher ... Himself
Duff McKagan ... Himself
Brent Hinds ... Himself
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Storyline

"AIC 23" is the story of Alan Poole McLard, a Film Studies Professor at a community college, who is trying to make a documentary film about ALICE IN CHAINS to coincide with the release of their new album, The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here. Without the cooperation of the members of Alice in Chains, Alan does his best to interview other musicians that may, or may not, have influenced AIC throughout the years. The film includes cameos from Lars and Robert from Metallica, Unta Gleeben Glabben Globben from Necrobotica, Ann and Nancy Wilson from Heart, Donnie "Skeeter" Dollarhide Jr. from the Singing Dollarhides, Mike McCready from Pearl Jam, Nesta Cleveland, Kim Thayil from Soundgarden, Duff McKagan from Guns n Roses/Walking Papers and blogger, Stanley Eisen. Written by Polly_Kat

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alice in Chains Twenty-Three See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Jerry Cantrell is a big fan of the HBO series Deadwood (2004) and is friends with actor W. Earl Brown (Alan Poole McLard), who played Dan Dority in the show. Cantrell also appeared in the first season of Deadwood in the background in one scene. See more »

Quotes

Donnie 'Skeeter' Dollarhide Jr.: I wouldn't say that I was introduced to the sound of Alice in Chains. I would say that... that Jerry Cantrell fella has been introduced to me. Let's say about 75% of the material from that band is from me. About 1985 he was at every one of my shows, that kid followed me around all summer.
Alan Poole McLard: So Jerry Cantrell followed you around?
Donnie 'Skeeter' Dollarhide Jr.: That's right. I'm a big influence in his. You know that song "Man in the Box"?
Alan Poole McLard: Yeah.
Donnie 'Skeeter' Dollarhide Jr.: That was about me, you know, being on some hard times.
Alan Poole McLard: You wrote "Man in the Box"?
Donnie 'Skeeter' Dollarhide Jr.: It...
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Connections

References Alice in Chains: Man in the Box (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Phantom Limb
Written by William DuVall, Jerry Cantrell, Sean Kinney (II) and Mike Inez
Performed by Alice in Chains
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