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Mo' Better Blues (1990)

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Starring (View all)
Denzel Washington Denzel Washington
Bleek Gilliam
Spike Lee Spike Lee
Giant
Wesley Snipes Wesley Snipes
Shadow Henderson
Giancarlo Esposito Giancarlo Esposito
Left Hand Lacey
Robin Harris Robin Harris
Butterbean Jones
Joie Lee Joie Lee
Indigo Downes
Bill Nunn Bill Nunn
Bottom Hammer (Bass)
John Turturro John Turturro
Moe Flatbush


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A good movie

8 years, 6 months ago at Aug 12 10:09
You can say whatever you want about Spike Lee but there was a time that the guy was the best African-American director and even one of the best American directors around. Indeed, at the end of the 80’s, he made ‘Do the Right Thing’ which was rightfully acclaimed when it was released and pretty much became his magnum-opus and the expectations were pretty high with this follow-up. Eventually, ... read more
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Release date: 3 August 1990
UPC: 025192053627
Tags: Music (4), Comedy (3), Romance (3), Jazz (3), Drama (3), Friendship (3), 1990s (3), 1990 (2), 1990s Observational Comedy Film (1), Observational Comedy Film (1), A Spike Lee Joint (1), SnP (1), Sort (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), HQ (1), 90's (1), Infidelity (1), Usa (1)
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" Financially irresponsible Giant manages a jazz group, but his sax player, Shadow wants to replace him with a better businessman. Bleak, the band's trumpeter, then tries to defend his close pal Giant, leading to a power struggle between the two musicians. Meanwhile, as Bleak tries to straighten things out with his band mates and manager, he also must choose to be with either sweet teacher Indigo (Joie Lee) or sultry singer Clarke. For critics,Mo' Better Blues is rich with vibrant hues and De"


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