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Swing (I) (2003)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Fantasy, Romance  |  9 October 2003 (USA)
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A struggling musician happens upon a nightclub that's frozen in time.

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A struggling musician happens upon a nightclub that's frozen in time.

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual content
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Akolouthontas tin kardia  »

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Nell Carter's final film. See more »

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Amazing Grace
Music by William Walker
Lyrics by John Newton
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I believe in angels & I believe this is a great movie
12 November 2005 | by (Palm Springs, CA) – See all my reviews

I just saw the movie Swing this morning at a showing in Palm Springs, CA. I was surprised at the fine quality of the movie, and the fact I had never heard of it before - since it was made 2 years ago. Fortunately it will be out on DVD in January 2006.

It was a great movie, with great performances. Jaqueline Bissett, Jonathan Winters, Nel Carter, and Barry Bostwick were among my favorites. For an independent film, it was chock-full of veteran actors, each performing at their very best.

I love angel-themed movies, and this was clearly a movie which tugs at one's heart. It sort of reminded me of a sophisticated version of Touched By An Angel - which was a great TV show. It was a movie for all ages, since angels are of course ageless.

I was fortunate in that Jacqueline Bissett & the screen writer did a Q&A after the movie. It really has nothing to do with my impression of the movie, except to say that they were fabulously gracious people.

And speaking of fabulous, the soundtrack is incredible. A combination of old and new songs make for a great soundtrack, and help to weave the fabric of the story between the younger characters and the older characters.


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