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Saturday, December 18, 2021

I Dreamt I Dwelt in Harlem (1941, Soundie)


The Delta Rhythm Boys perform "I Dreamt I Dwelt in Harlem" (1941).

Friday, December 17, 2021

Billy: Portrait of a Street Kid (1977, TV Movie)

Levar Burton stars in this gripping family drama concerning a sensitive, but a hardened inner-city teenager who is spiritually revitalized after a suicide attempt. He gets a job as an assistant in a veterinarian's office, and working with all the animals begins to affect his outlook on life.