Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser

Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser

1988, Other
Along with Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, pianist Thelonious Monk is credited as one of the pioneering musicians of bebop and is the second most recorded jazz composer in the world. Charlotte Zwerin's documentary tries to unravel Monk, who was known for having a thorny personality and an aggressive playing technique to match. Interviews with Monk's son and fellow musicians shed some light, and performance footage from a European tour captures his idiosyncratic style.
Rotten Tomatoes ® Scores
Average rating:
REACTIONS:
0
Love It 0
Love It
0
Important 0
Important
0
Inspiring 0
Inspiring
0
Tired 0
Tired
0
Fail 0
Fail

Not currently showing

  • Mon 27
  • Tue 28
  • Wed 1
  • Thu 2
  • Fri 3
  • Sat 4
  • Sun 5
  • Mon 6
  • Tue 7
  • Wed 8
  • Thu 9
  • Fri 10
  • Sat 11
  • Sun 12

User Reviews

What do you think of Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser?