Movie Review: Low Down - Hooked on cliches

October 29, 2014 11:34 AM

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Movie Review: Low Down - Hooked on cliches

Only serious jazz fans remember Joe Albany, a pianist whose bright and energetic attack kept him working until his death in 1988.

Low Down, based on a memoir by his daughter, Amy, feels hackneyed, despite being a true story. It struggles to be something more than the tale of a lovable, talented but self-destructive junkie who repeatedly puts the well-being of his young daughter at risk because of his behavior.

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