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Let's Get Lost (1988)

Documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter and drug addict Chet Baker. Fascinating series of interviews with friends, family, associates and lovers, interspersed with film from Baker's ... See full summary »

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Bruce Weber

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chet Baker ... Himself
Carol Baker Carol Baker ... Herself
Vera Baker Vera Baker ... Herself
Paul Baker Paul Baker ... Himself
Dean Baker Dean Baker ... Himself
Missy Baker Missy Baker ... Herself
Dick Bock Dick Bock ... Himself
William Claxton William Claxton ... Himself
Hersh Hamel Hersh Hamel ... Himself
Chris Isaak ... Himself
Lisa Marie ... Herself
Andy Minsker Andy Minsker ... Himself
Jack Sheldon ... Himself
Lawrence Trimble Lawrence Trimble ... Himself
Joyce Night Tucker Joyce Night Tucker ... Herself
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Documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter and drug addict Chet Baker. Fascinating series of interviews with friends, family, associates and lovers, interspersed with film from Baker's earlier life and some modern-day performances. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

5 October 1989 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

As hathoume See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Four months before the film's release in September 1988, Baker died under mysterious circumstances in a fall from his hotel room window in Amsterdam. It's been variously speculated his death was an accident, suicide or revenge by drug dealers to whom he owed money. See more »

Quotes

Ruth Young: ...yes, love & fascination...
[lights lighter to light her cigarette]
Ruth Young: ... you said it baby eh eh eh because that's the stuff, fascination... which is the old black magic... and eh... its all connected... that's mystique... but that isn't necessarily real... and that's what takes a long long time to figure out... to separate one's gift from one's self...
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Connections

Features Hell's Horizon (1955) See more »

Soundtracks

"She Was too Good for Me
By Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart
Warner Bros. Inc. and Marlin Music
Courtesy of CTI/CBS Records
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One of my favorite docs
14 December 2003 | by clay-walkSee all my reviews

This film is long overdue to be remastered and released on DVD. The VHS transfer seems quite lazily done. The opening title pretty much goes off the screen on my TV. Would love to see this film in all its glory once again.


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