Sammy Davis Jr. was the complete package: dancer, singer, impressionist, and storyteller. Throughout his illustrious career, he was recognized as "the world's greatest living entertainer."
One Cool Cat is a fascinating and affectionate look at the life and career of an entertainment legend. As an African-American performer in a time of segregation and extreme prejudice, Sammy used his fierce drive and limitless talent to break through the barriers of color. Through the use of rarely-seen archival footage and photos, performance clips and interviews with those who knew him best, Sammy Davis Jr. is back in the center spotlight once again.
Containing a thorough overview of Sammy Davis Jr's life, ONE COOL CAT charts all the highs Sammy experienced in his tenure at the top. Rising against the racial tide, which saw African-Americans struggling to make their mark in the music world, Sammy proved that talent can win out in the end.
Description by Kultur Films:
Sammy Davis Jr.: One Cool Cat is a warm and affectionate, detailed and thoroughly entertaining look at the life and career of this American icon.
Las Vegas, Nevada |
Music (General) |