The Five Pennies


Running Time: 117 mins.
Genre: Biopic, Musical


True life chronicle of Jazz great Loring "Red" Nichols who grew from obscurity to become one of the great horn players of 1920s Dixieland, but then faced personal crisis when his daughter came down with polio. He quit his music career to care for her, but then made a well-known comeback.


Danny Kaye

Barbara Bel Geddes

Louis Armstrong

Harry Guardino

Tuesday Weld

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