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The Five Pennies

The Five Pennies

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Synopsis: The musical biopic of jazz great Red Nichols features a healthy dose of melodrama along with the melodies. As the famed Dixieland cornetist, he runs into opposition to his sound, but breaks through to success. He marries a warm, patient woman (Bel Geddes) and even finds time to raise a family. Then tragedy strikes when their daughter contracts polio. The jazzman puts down his horn to stand by her.

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Released: 1959-06-18
Runtime: 117 minutes
Status: Released
Rating: 7

Movie Cast:

Movie Character
Dave Tough
Shelly Manne
Glenn Miller
Ray Daley
Tommye Eden

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