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Jazzin' for Blue Jean (1984)

Video  |   |  Short, Comedy, Music  |  September 1984 (UK)
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Extended video for the song Blue Jean about Vic who falls for a girl and promises her tickets for the hottest act in town - rock star Screaming Lord Byron. He attains only one ticket, gives it to her and tries to find another way in.

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Extended video for the song Blue Jean about Vic who falls for a girl and promises her tickets for the hottest act in town - rock star Screaming Lord Byron. He attains only one ticket, gives it to her and tries to find another way in.

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Vic: Hello.
Girl: I'm not alone.
Vic: Is he big?
Girl: Very.
Vic: That's okay - he'll like me. Lots of people like me. Well not straight away but give it a couple o' minutes and...
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Not really MTV material
26 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

This is an interesting little video, but I'll be honest, it's not really MTV material, not on the level of what Michael Jackson was doing at the time. Still, it is entertaining for Bowie fans, and a funny little piece of Cinema. Bowie plays two parts, Screamin' Lord Byron, and someone trying to get into his concert. The music video itself really is the highlight of the whole thing, it's like Bowie's acting ability goes up 10 fold when he is singing. Sadly, when he isn't singing, his acting seems to suffer a bit in this piece. Like I said, this is a funny little piece of cinema, and great for collectors.


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