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PG-13| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
A stranger (Michael Clarke Duncan) has personal reasons for helping a would-be musician (Morgan Simpson) overcome his stage fright and get his career back on track.

Cast: Michael Clarke Duncan , Morgan Simpson , Kiele Sanchez , Tom Skerritt , Taryn Manning , Luke Perry , Melvin Van Peebles , Catherine McGoohan

Director: Mario Van Peebles

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Freestyle Releasing LLC

Black, White and Blues (2010)

Release Date: April 17th, 2010|1 hr. 31 min.

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  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Ripples with the emotions and the saddened circumstances of those gallant and talented folks who sing the blues. show more

  • 38
    Mike Scott New Orleans Times-Picayune

    A message movie that struggles mightily to make an impact but never comes close to capturing the gritty realism on which any blues singer builds his career. show more

  • 20
    Kimberley Jones Austin Chronicle

    As the film's central focal point, Simpson (who also co-wrote the script) is an awful zero – you could hardly imagine a more uncharismatic lead – and his embarrassing swings at big emotion in the climax prove the final blow to a film already hobbled by mawkishness. show more

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