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The Return of Bruno (1987)

A "documentary" about the major influence that a '60s rock singer named Bruno has had on rock music, as attested to by such rock legends as Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson and the Bee Gees, among others.

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James Yukich (as Jim Yukich)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bruce Willis ... Bruno Radolini
Ringo Starr ... Self
Jon Bon Jovi ... Self
Dave Chamberlain Dave Chamberlain ... The Band
Clive Davis ... Self
Elton John ... Self
Henry Diltz ... Self
Bill Graham ... Self
Dick Clark ... Self
Grace Slick ... Self
Joan Baez ... Self
John Berry John Berry ... The Band
Graham Nash ... Self
Stephen Stills ... Self
Phil Collins ... Self
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A "documentary" about the major influence that a '60s rock singer named Bruno has had on rock music, as attested to by such rock legends as Ringo Starr, Brian Wilson and the Bee Gees, among others.

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A Hilarious Rock Comedy

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Comedy | Music

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Trivia

"Bruno" was 'Bruce Willis (I)''s nickname from his bartending days. See more »

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Referenced in Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis (2018) See more »

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Hey Bruno!
26 January 2020 | by abbatevittorioSee all my reviews

After Eugene Martone, the magic boy of the blues, the great Bruce '' Bruno '' Randolini arrives and breaks all the schemes of the classic blues that we all know today.

Randolini is not only a great bluesman, but also a great showman and every time with his shows he makes the audience smile and amuse himself, as Martone did, but in a more professional and serious way.

This documentary is a sweet and affectionate tribute to his art, to his desire to have fun and to make the blues more revolutionary, as Miles Davis, Charlie Parker and Dexter Gordon have done, as well as being very listenable and nuanced and which still today has his fans and admirers, who will remember Bruno in the future not as a bluesman, but THE bluesman.

This is for mr B. Where he will be still unknown today, but perhaps he will return ...


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Release Date:

7 February 1987 (USA) See more »

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Bruce Willis: The Return of Bruno See more »

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