The Jazz Singer (1980)


Director: Richard Fleischer Actors: Laurence Olivier, Neil Diamond, Lucie Arnaz Genres: Drama, Music, Romance Country: USA Release Year: 1980 Duration: 115 min Synopsis: Neil Diamond stars in this motion picture as Yussel Rabinowitz, a young Jewish cantor who strives to make a career in popular music. Against the wishes of his rigid father and his loving wife, Yussel travels to California to play his music. Swept up by the excitement, he meets a woman who believes in his talent and shares his dream. He grows apart from his family, and becomes confused about what he should ultimately do with his life…