AKA Doc Pomus at the Mandel JCC's Leonard Krieger Cleveland Jewish Film Fest
Year: 2012. Genre: Documentary. Country: USA. Language: English Length: 98 minutes. Director: Peter Miller & Will Hechter
This musically rich biography pays homage to Doc Pomus, the legendary songwriter who authored such enduring rock-and-roll hits as "Save the Last Dance for Me," "Teenager in Love," "Viva Las Vegas" and dozens of others for talents as diverse as Dion, Elvis Presley, Dr. John and B.B. King. Doc Pomus, born Jerome Felder, was a city-bred Jew who spent a lifetime overcoming both visible and private pain through his extraordinary songs.
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