Uncle Joe Shannon (1978)

Uncle Joe Shannon





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In this tearjerker, an impoverished jazz musician falls into a deep depression following the deaths of his wife and child in a terrible fire. Just as the man begins to contemplate suicide, he encounters a handicapped youth. The two become friends and manage to shore each other up through their rough times. Maynard Ferguson dubbed the trumpet playing.

Rating: PG
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Burt Young
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as Joe Shannon

as Robbie

as Margaret

as Braddock

as Dr. Clark

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