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Syncopation

(1942)
 
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This musical chronicles the history of jazz music and features many of the most popular musical acts from the early 1940s, including Gene Krupa and Benny Goodman. Read More
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George Latimer
Kit Lodimer
Mr. Porter
Paul Porter
Rex Tearbone
Cafe Singer
Smiley Jackson
Lillian
July 15, 2009
WriteTo2004
This is a must-see. The music is genuine, superbly played. How do I explain this? The contrast between New Orleans and Chicago, Southern and Northern values is portrayed. The folks of New Orleans are enjoyable, colorblind, loving all kinds of music, encouraging musicians. This includes the nonracist treatment of the 'Negroes' by the central white family, the heroism of the heroine, also treated

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