Ike Evans, owner of Miami's most glamorous hotel, needs his 1958 NYE concert to be a smash. He makes a deal with mobster Ben Diamond to ensure success that threatens his life and family.
Did You Know?
Barry Harris's famous piano vamp on Lee Morgan's classic jazz hit "The Sidewinder" plays on two occasions during hotel lobby scenes which emphatically take place on the final day of 1958, but Blue Note first released the record in 1964. See more
Music by Walter Gross
Lyrics by Jack Lawrence
Performed by Patti Austin See more