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The Jazz Singer

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This second screen adaptation of the [[Performer~P107575~Samson Rafaelson~samsonraphaelson]] play [[Feature~V25962~The Jazz Singer~thejazzsinger]] is better than the first, though not as historically important (the early [[Feature~V25962~Jazz Singer~thejazzsinger]], it will be recalled, sparked the "talkie revolution" way back in 1927). [[Performer~P70547~Danny Thomas~dannythomas]] assumes the old [[Performer~P36019~Al Jolson~aljolson]] role as the cantor's son-turned-cabaret entertainer. As Jerry...more

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