Blue Like Jazz Movie Information

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Overall Rank: 14397

Average Rating: 2.5/4

# of Ratings: 5

Theatrical Release Date: 04/13/2012

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 08/07/2012

Language: English

Genre: Comedy

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Steve Taylor

Actors: Claire Holt, Tania Raymonde, Jason Marsden, Marshall Allman, Eric Lange, Justin Welborn

Plot: A young man looking to escape the confines of his Bible Belt upbringing by attending a liberal college in the Pacific Northwest. -- Chris Kavan

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Rod - wrote on 08/22/2013

Don Miller (Marshall Allman) decides to escape his life of questioning the Bible, his religion, his life. He attends a liberal college, Reed College, to see a whole new world. In a new environment, he struggles to fit in and encounters more questions to himself.

Surprisingly, I appreciate how the movie went. I like the use of metaphors- the use of animations and stuff- to convey meaning. I just saw problems with editing, it could have been so much better if the cuts and transitions are done much in a better fashion. The story, as I expected, was good. I like how it tackled issues like family, being a baptist, the "high vs freedom" and other religious, social, and environmental issues. I think the material will be relevant and will stay essential, and that audience (those who …

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