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Louis Armstrong - Chicago Style (1976)

Not Rated | | Biography, Drama | TV Movie 25 January 1976
The story of how jazz great Louis Armstrong got his start playing in Chicago clubs, how he was framed on a drug charge, and his travels throughout Europe, where he first gained worldwide fame.

Director:

Lee Philips

Writer:

James Lee

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ben Vereen ... Louis Armstrong
Red Buttons ... Red Cleveland
Margaret Avery ... Alma Rae
Janet MacLachlan ... Lil Hardin Armstrong
Lee de Broux ... Jack Cherney
Karen Jensen ... Florence Cleveland
Albert Paulsen ... The Man
Bill Henderson ... Charles Rudolph
Ketty Lester Ketty Lester ... Mrs. Thomas
Stack Pierce Stack Pierce ... Cummins
Richard X. Slattery ... First Detective
Wallace Rooney Wallace Rooney ... Police Sergeant
Jason Wingreen ... Second Detective
Jerry Fogel ... Jack Teagarden
Britt Leach ... Attendant
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The story of how jazz great Louis Armstrong got his start playing in Chicago clubs, how he was framed on a drug charge, and his travels throughout Europe, where he first gained worldwide fame.

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Genres:

Biography | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 January 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Louis Armstrong Amerikában See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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