Mo’ Better Blues (1990)

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Mo' Better Blues (1990)

R 129 min - Drama, Romance, Music, Comedy - 3 August 1990

Opens with Bleek as a child learning to play the trumpet, his friends want him to come out and play but mother insists he finish his lessons. Bleek grows into adulthood and forms his own band - The Bleek Gilliam Quartet. The story of Bleek's and Shadow's friendly rivalry on stage which spills into their professional relationship and threatens to tear apart the quartet.

Director:  Spike Lee
Producer:  Spike Lee.
Director of Photography:  Ernest R. Dickerson
Original Music Composer:  Bill Lee
Writers:  Spike Lee.

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Storyline

Opens with Bleek as a child learning to play the trumpet, his friends want him to come out and play but mother insists he finish his lessons. Bleek grows into adulthood and forms his own band - The Bleek Gilliam Quartet. The story of Bleek's and Shadow's friendly rivalry on stage which spills into their professional relationship and threatens to tear apart the quartet.


Collections: Spike Lee

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Language:  English
Release Date:  3 August 1990

Box Office

Budget:  $10,000,000
Revenue:  $16,153,593

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 09 min

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