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The Gene Krupa Story

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Release Year: 1959
MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Biography

This musical biopic is based on the life of Gene Krupa, the famed jazz drummer. His Catholic parents want him to be a priest, but Krupa rebels and moves away to make it as a musician in New York City, along with his friend Eddie . He eventually falls for a girl, Ethel . But the seductions of other women, drugs and fame -- plus a lack of a formal music education -- put a strain on his personal and professional life, and Krupa must re-examine his goals.

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