A kind of musical accompanying the story of the early 1940's and the effect that the "zoot suit" (a man's suit of long jacket and pegged pants, always worn with a long keychain that looped almost to the ankle.... the rebellious fashion of young men) had on the morals and attitudes of the people of that era. Written by
BOB STEBBINS <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
, who plays Smiley, played El Pachuco in the original 1978 stage production of "Zoot Suit" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. See more
I was supposed to report to the Navy tomorrow!
They'd give you those tight pants to make your ass look like an apricot.
So what business is it of yours? It's my ass!
The film opens with the 1940's Universal logo. See more
Performed by Edward James Olmos See more