Book: Finding Maubee

Image needed


Finding Maubee

Author: Albert H.Z. Carr
Publisher: Garland Pub

Related Works

Album:The Mighty Quinn: Original Soundtrack

The Mighty Quinn: Original Soundtrack

Various Artists

Film:The Mighty Quinn

The Mighty Quinn

Carl Schenkel

A highly enjoyable sleeper. The plot of The Mighty Quinn is a variation on one of those ‘30s studio pictures about two boyhood friends who grow up on different sides of the law—but it’s 1989, and things are a bit different. Denzel Washington, smooth as Jamaican rum, plays the police chief of a Caribbean island, a place where crime isn’t exactly a pressing concern. Thus the chief is put out when the clues in a murder case point to his old buddy, a dreadlocked ne’er-do-well played by a mischievous Robert Townsend. Director Carl Schenkel is much more…

Views: 504 • Modified: • Elapsed: 0.017 sec