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Scott Joplin
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Scott Joplin
When he's discovered during a piano playing competition by the famous music publisher John Stark (Carney), he turns into an instant success...composing songs so popular that he becomes the first black composer to be allowed to play at the World's Fair. This historic film recounts Joplin's determination in the face of racism, his heroic struggle with a debilitating disease, and his ultimate triumph as a composer and musical legend.
Drama / Historical
96 min
1977
PG
Universal Studios
English
VUDU Community
3.7
Cast & Crew
 
Jeremy Kagan
Jeremy Kagan
Director
Billy Dee Williams
Billy Dee Williams
Scott Joplin
Clifton Davis
Clifton Davis
Louis Chauvin
Margaret Avery
Margaret Avery
Belle Joplin
Eubie Blake
Eubie Blake
Will Williams
Godfrey Cambridge
Godfrey Cambridge
Tom Turpin
Seymour Cassel
Seymour Cassel
Dr. Jaelki
DeWayne Jessie
DeWayne Jessie
John The Baptist
Mabel King
Mabel King
Madam Amy
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Poor Alfred
Spo-De-Odee
Spo-De-Odee
Left Hand Of God
Art Carney
Art Carney
John Stark
Marcus J. Grapes
Marcus J. Grapes
Samuel Fuller
Samuel Fuller
Theater Impresario
Fred Pinkard
Fred Pinkard