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Cast

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Bryant Weeks ...
Leon Bismark 'Bix' Beiderbecke
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Joe Venuti
Julia Ewing ...
Agatha 'Aggie' Beiderbecke
Mark Collver ...
Burnie Beiderbecke
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Matthew Buzzell ...
Don Murray
Ray Edelstein ...
Bismark Beiderbecke
Mark Sovel ...
Frankie Trumbauer
Barbara Wilder ...
Marie Louise Beiderbecke
Sally Groth ...
Liza
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Pee Wee Russell
Timothy L. Williams ...
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Vera Cox
Darrell Bishop ...
Andy Secrest
Curtis N. Wollan ...
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9 May 1991 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Bix - Eine Interpretation der Legende  »

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ITL 1,500,000 (estimated)
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Remake of Young Man with a Horn (1950) See more »

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I'll Be A Friend (With Pleasure)
Written by Maceo Pinkard
Published by Bellwin-Mills
(1930)
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Looks Great, but falls short
3 March 2000 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

While this film is wonderful at capturing the look of the "Jazz Age" it falls short on the script side. The performances are uneven and average at best and the story is close to incomprehensible at times - as well as fairly inaccurate re: Bix. I really wanted to like this film, but instead I found it to be long and boring. The music, on the other hand, is fantastic.


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