What's happening?

Your internet provider under law REPORT streaming of pirated content! Your Browser & OS leaks your IP data - !

Video Sources: 16 Views

The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies

The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies

For 31 years it's been just the Fabulous Baker Boys... but times change.114 Min.
Your rating: 0
8 1 vote


#123movies #fmovies #putlocker #gomovies #solarmovie #soap2day Watch Full Movie Online Free – Frank and Jack Baker are professional musicians who play in small clubs. They perform cover tunes of music standards and have never needed a day job. Times are changing and dates are becoming more difficult to get so they interview female singers. They finally decide on Susie Diamond, a former ‘escort’ who needs some refinement, but the act begins to take off again. While the act is now successful, both Frank and Jack have problems with their life on the road. Susie becomes the agent that makes them re-evaluate where they are going, and how honest they have been with each other.
Plot: The lives of two struggling musicians, who happen to be brothers, inevitably change when they team up with a beautiful, up-and-coming singer.
Smart Tags: #piano_player #audition #hotel #red_dress #dog #nightclub #brother_brother_relationship #lounge_singer #jazz_pianist #seattle_washington #piano #singing #dress #cigarette_smoking #drinking #climbing_through_a_window #photograph #sitting_on_steps #rooftop #jazz #real_life_brothers_playing_brothers

The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 Streaming Links:



The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 1The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 26.9/10 Votes: 22,052
The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 3The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 296%
The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 5The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 285/100
The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 7The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies 26.6 Votes: 220 Popularity: 10.019


Enjoyable story, thinly plotted but very well made.
Jeff and Beau Bridges – brothers in real life – are here united to play brothers on the screen. It’s not the first time real-life brothers have played fictitious brothers in a movie (in fact, in The Long Riders several famous siblings paired up to similar effect). However, The Fabulous Baker Boys really benefits from the pairing. The sibling rivalry that runs through this film feels very credible and very convincing, possibly because Jeff and Beau aren’t really acting but are simply using their real-life love/hate brotherly attitudes to fuel their performances in front of the cameras.

It’s a fairly thin story, but well told. Jack Baker (Jeff B.) and Frank Baker (Beau B.) have spent years working together as stage pianists in various bars, hotels and night-clubs around Seattle. Their long-running act begins to run out of steam and they find themselves playing to empty rooms…. even their more established employers begin to express doubts about their ability to pull in the big crowds. They decide to hire a female vocalist to spice up the appeal of their show and, after over thirty awful applicants, they finally unearth a winner in the shape of Suzy Diamond (Michelle Pfeiffer). Initially, Suzy provides them with a turn in their fortunes, but the future of the trio becomes cloudy when she and Jack develop sexual yearnings for each other. The problems don’t stop there, with Frank and Jack slowly becoming more and more distant with each other as their views on how best to market their musical talents are revealed to be very different.

The Fabulous Baker Boys is extremely well-acted throughout, with Pfeiffer in particular giving an outstanding performance (she even sang most of her own songs). The main themes of sibling rivalry and unfulfilled talent are generally engrossing, and help to paper over the thinness of the story. Jeff acts rather moodily for much of the time and is very believable as a man working in the lower ranks of his trade when he could’ve reached the top. Beau is also in fine form as a performer who does what he does simply because it puts money in the family kitty. It’s a hard film to describe, because it’s not really about very much, but if you can adjust to the relaxed pace and just enjoy the leisurely development of the three main characters then you will come away from the film feeling thoroughly satisfied.

Review By: barnabyrudge Rating: 7 Date: 2003-12-25
It’s not getting any better than this
TFBB is such a terrific movie, you feel like a child in a toy store wanting to tell it all. Everything in this story falls into place, the pace is great, the acting is brilliant and yet it’s in the details that one discovers the masterpiece. There’s the audition scene, the little story about the sick dog and the girl from next door to show you Jeff Bridges does care, the introductions by Beau as they perform in their special place, The Starfire Lounge and then repeats the same line in another cocktail bar, the bathroom scenes in the hotel they do their Festive season gig (quite different what you might have expected from a bathroom scene between Michelle Pfeiffer and Jeff Bridges !), the dog leaving the elevator in the hotel on his own to join his boss who is playing alone, his kind of music. This movie gets better with repeated viewings, so buy it instead of renting it.It’s a mystery to me why Steve Kloves did not make more films and instead waited to become a scriptwriter for the Harry Potter films more than 10 years later.
Review By: jéwé Rating: 10 Date: 2005-03-18

Other Information:

Original Title The Fabulous Baker Boys
Release Date 1989-10-13
Release Year 1989

Original Language en
Runtime 1 hr 54 min (114 min), 1 hr 50 min (110 min) (Australia)
Budget 13000000
Revenue 18428904
Status Released
Rated R
Genre Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Director Steve Kloves
Writer Steve Kloves
Actors Jeff Bridges, Michelle Pfeiffer, Beau Bridges, Ellie Raab
Country USA
Awards Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 13 nominations.
Production Company Mirage Enterprises, Gladden Entertainment
Website N/A

Technical Information:

Sound Mix Dolby
Aspect Ratio 1.85 : 1
Camera N/A
Laboratory DeLuxe (color)
Film Length N/A
Negative Format 35 mm
Cinematographic Process Spherical
Printed Film Format 35 mm

The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies
The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 123movies
Original title The Fabulous Baker Boys
TMDb Rating 6.6 220 votes

Similar titles

A Taxi Driver 2017 123movies
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 2008 123movies
For Richer or Poorer 1997 123movies
Not Another Teen Movie 2001 123movies
Closed Circuit 2013 123movies
AEW Revolution 2021 2021 123movies
Left Behind 2000 123movies
Werewolf: The Beast Among Us 2012 123movies
Robot & Frank 2012 123movies
The Princess of Montpensier 2010 123movies
Madrid, 1987 2011 123movies
The Fundamentals of Caring 2016 123movies
Openloading.com: 123Movies