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King of Jazz

King of Jazz(1930)

Also Known As: El rey del jazz |

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Paul Whiteman and his orchestra lead a series of musical numbers with brief, comedic sketches in between.

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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 2 May 1930
Release Date:  1930 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Universal Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  98 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • two-strip beauty

    don letta 2019-03-06

    This is a great historical treasure, although you will probably be humming the same tune leaving the theater as the one you hummed, going in... that being... MORE>

  • Catch it while you can!

    Linda DiBenardo 2019-03-05

    Keep in mind this is a 90 year old movie and packed with fun. Watch it for the incredible dancing, art deco sets, kaleidoscope scenes, and over the top... MORE>

  • Two strip or not two strip!

    Jay Nunnally Allen 2019-03-05

    The exact role of the Surrealist and Dada movements in early cinema is a question that lingers for the dedicated student of film history. One pass at Paul... MORE>