Born to Be Blue Synopsis
In the late 1960s, jazz trumpeter Chet Baker (Ethan Hawke) begins a romance with an actress (Carmen Ejogo) while trying to stage a musical comeback.
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By reiches662
Thought Ethan Hawke did a great job considering he's not a trumpet player. However thought they went too much into his drug problems and should've played much more of his fabulous sounds and...

Wonderful Film

By caseyanngunn
I enjoyed this film immensely. Fantastic acting, cinematography, and music throughout....


By drghonda08
If your in the mood for a movie with substance and good acting this is it. The movie is engaging throughout and keeps you wondering what will happen next. Go !...

Great movie

By jayshellz23

great movie!

By aprillea1987
Really enjoyed this movie...

Born to be blue

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By debbeveridge
Great movie...

Very mediocre

By suziesilverado
The movie moves very slowly. The flashbacks weren't really well placed. Several people walked out of the theater. The music is wonderful and the acting is okay but there is not much of a plot. We...

Oscar worthy performance from Ethan Hawke

By n8dogg

Does not do justice to the genius

By WenFab
Chet Baker was a music genius. This film was way too short and primarily focused on his drug use. To concentrate on only the tragic aspect of this artist's life does not serve him, his legacy to...

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Rated R | For Language, Drug Use, Brief Violence and Some Sexuality