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Duke Ellington: Rare Video Footage

2003 Rated NR 1hr

There was only one Duke, and he was indeed American musical royalty. By the time of his death, Duke Ellington had been awarded the highest civil honor America could bestow: the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Providing a glimpse into Ellington's stunning jazz oeuvre, this collection spans the legend's career, from performing hits such as "Black and Tan Fantasy" in the 1940s to '50s and '60s television shows and concert footage.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.