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Blue Like Jazz is a american film of genre Drama released in USA on 13 april 2012 with Marshall Allman

Blue Like Jazz (2012)

Blue Like Jazz
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Released in USA 13 april 2012
Length 1h47
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Biography,    Comedy,    Comedy-drama,    Romance
Rating59% 2.951052.951052.951052.951052.95105

Blue Like Jazz is a 2012 American comedy-drama film based on Donald Miller's semi-autobiographical book of the same name, directed by Steve Taylor. Miller, Taylor, and Ben Pearson co-wrote the screenplay. The film stars Marshall Allman, Claire Holt, and Tania Raymonde.

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