Macdonald’s ‘Marley’ opens on 4/20, peers past the haze

By | April 18th, 2012 | 3 Comments
Bob Marley

Marley attempts a comprehensive portrait of a complex, often pigeonholed icon. -- photo via bobmarley.com

What comes to mind when you hear the name “Bob Marley”? Is it reggae’s mellow, syncopated beats? How about that serene, dreadlocked face that has decorated so many college dorm rooms? Maybe a certain pungent aroma is wafting its way inside your cerebral cortex. The Jamaican singer-songwriter was many things to many people, so wouldn’t it be folly to make a definitive documentary about his life?

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