The Jazz Singer (1953)

Format:   DVD 
 
Danny Thomas tackles the title role first played by Al Jolson in this musical/drama. He's a cantor's son who returns home following a stint in the military during the Korean War and decides to pursue a career in the theater. The decision puts him at odds with father Eduard Franz, who wants Thomas to replace him at the synagogue. Peggy Lee, Mildred Dunnock co-star; songs include "Just One of Those Things" and "Living the Life I Love." 107 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Score (Musical)
 
SKU: D81561
$12.99
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