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Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (1986)

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Release Date
May 2, 1986 (USA)
DVD Release Date
 R1: Feb 19, 2002

MPAA Rating
R

Running Time
1 hour, 37 minutes

Country USA

Studio Columbia Pictures

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• Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling



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Genre: Drama, Prostitution, Showbiz, Suspense, Drugs

Plot: Richard Pryor stars in as the title character in this comedic drama which tells the story of a popular comedian's fall from grace. Jo Jo Dancer is brought up in an Ohio brothel. He rises from his humble beginning to become a popular comedian and film star, only to throw it all away when he severely injures himself in a drug-related accident. In the hospital, he ruminates on the events in his life--from his ascent to stardom, to his troubles with women, to the events that caused his downfall. Though Pryor directed and co-wrote, and the events of the film appear to be inspired by those of his own life, he refused to label it as autobiographical.

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 Directed by
Richard Pryor
Lost Highway, Superman III, The Muppet Movie
 Written by
Rocco Urbisci
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Paul Mooney
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 Cast
Richard Pryor
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Debbie Allen
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Tanya Boyd
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Michael Ironside
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Dennis Farina
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Art Evans
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Fay Hauser
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 Music By
Herbie Hancock
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