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The young jazz saxophonist Morris Poole is at the height of his career. When his wife dies he is almost overcome by grief and blames himself. When after a while he finds a new love, he ends... See full summary »

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Morris Poole
Lynette Walden ...
Jasmine
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Charles
Gale Mayron ...
Darcy
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Terry
Ed Battle ...
Icarus
Noelle Lippman ...
Lorraine Poole
James Blevins ...
Endicott
Raoul de Rossiter ...
Percussionist / Drums - The Collective (as Raoul deRossiter)
Ras Iginga ...
Steel Drum Player
Patrick Blodgett ...
Trombone - The Morris Poole Quintet
Jeff Jenkins ...
Piano - The Morris Poole Quintet
Chris Lee ...
Drums - The Morris Poole Quintet
Dennis Hoshijo ...
Alto Saxophone - The Collective
Geoff Cleveland ...
Piano - The Collective
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The young jazz saxophonist Morris Poole is at the height of his career. When his wife dies he is almost overcome by grief and blames himself. When after a while he finds a new love, he ends up in a situation that reminds him of his wife's mysterious death. Written by Fredrik Klasson <fredrik.klasson@boras.mail.telia.com>

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The Blues
By and arranged by Nelson Hinds
Performed by Tony Klatka, trumpet
Pete Arisinga and Pat Blodgett, trombones
Mark Harris, baritone sax
Rich Charalice, tenor sax
Eric Gunnison, piano
Paul Romaine, drums
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Almost Blue is almost good
18 August 1999 | by (San Francisco) – See all my reviews

The movie has a lot going for it. Great music, lovely women, interesting characters and a plot with some promise. For me, it did not deliver. The story did not flow, and there were no surprises and no suspense. It is worth a watch, but just barely.


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