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PG| 1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Members of a 1970s Texas high-school jazz band reunite for a concert honoring their dedicated teacher and bandleader, Conrad O. Johnson Sr.


Director: Mark Landsman

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Roadside Attractions

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Release Date: September 23rd, 2011|1 hr. 28 min.

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  • 80
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Warm memories of one school under a groove and a moving ending that no screenwriter could improve upon. show more

  • 80
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    A greater argument for music education in our secondary school curriculum can't be made than Mark Landsman's doc about a Texas high school funk band that tore up the music scene from 1968 to 1977. show more

  • 75
    Roger Moore Orlando Sentinel

    One serious omission in the film - identifying what these seemingly prosperous alumni of the band do for a living and did with their lives. show more

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