Pete Kelly's Blues
Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)

This tuneful melodrama is set during the height of the Jazz Age and presents a lively and realistic view of life in swinging Kansas City, where gangsters ruled and bathtub gin flowed like water.

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 22, 2008
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Emanuel Levy
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Like Love Me or Leave Me, also made in 1955, Webb's film is set in the golden age of Prohibition, mixing crime-gangster drama with great jazz music by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee, who received a Supporting Oscar nomination.

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jay nixon
There are some wonderful things in this, foremost Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee spreading their special brands of magic, both are luminous. The music is good… More