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Louis Armstrong: The Portrait Collection

2007 Rated NR 1hr 40m

Jazz progenitor Louis Armstrong is the subject of this cinematic portrait that combines footage of some of Satchmo's finest performances (including his appearance on Frank Sinatra's TV show) with film of the jazzman reflecting on his life. Dizzy Gillespie, Jackie Gleason and others lend their talents, and tracks include "Dinah," "I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You," "Confessin'" and more. An interactive timeline is also included.

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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 Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.