The Gig Poster

Release Date: 1985

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
In this comedic drama, a group of amateur musicians gathers on a weekly basis to play jazz. The ensemble's membership ranges from car salesman Marty Flynn (Wayne Rogers), who plays trombone, to egotistical music instructor and clarinetist Aaron Wohl (Jerry Matz). When the band scores a professional gig at a resort in the Catskills, Flynn and the group rally to make it their best performance yet, with experienced player Marshall Wilson (Cleavon Little) reluctantly joining to round out the unit.

Cast: Wayne Rogers, Cleavon Little, Andrew Duncan, Jerry Matz, Daniel Nalbach, Warren Vache, Joe Silver, Jay Thomas

Director: Frank Gilroy

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Underdog, Transformation, Engaging, Endearing, Friend, 1980s, Friendship