Mo' Better Blues (1990)

This collection of feature films inspired by and about popular music complements the America’s Music film and discussion series.
Hollywood's Music film series
Monday, April 8, 2013
6:30pm @ Central Library

Not only is Spike Lee’s drama about the rise and fall of a trumpeter (Denzel Washington) set in the world of jazz, in its free-flowing style it approximates the playing of jazz. (129 minutes; R)