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Mo' Better Blues

Director: Spike Lee

Genre: Drama

Year: 1990

Running time: 129 minutes

Territory: International

Studio: Universal

Format: DCP

Cast: Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes, Denzel Washington, Joie Lee, Cynda Williams

Language options: Dialogue - EN

Financially irresponsible Giant (Spike Lee) manages a jazz group, but his sax player, Shadow (Wesley Snipes), wants to replace him with a better businessman. Bleak (Denzel Washington), the band's trumpeter, then tries to defend his close pal Giant, leading to a power struggle between the two musicians. Meanwhile, as Bleak tries to straighten things out with his band mates and manager, he also must choose to be with either sweet teacher Indigo (Joie Lee) or sultry singer Clarke (Cynda Williams).


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