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Sweet and Lowdown

Sweet and Lowdown

Dec 03, 1999 1h 35m
6.9
356 votes

Synopsis

A comedic biopic focused on the life of fictional jazz guitarist Emmett Ray. Ray was an irresponsible, free-spending, arrogant, obnoxious, alcohol-abusing, miserable human being, who was also arguably the best guitarist in the world.

Title Sweet and Lowdown
Companies Magnolia Productions, Sweetland Films, Jean Doumanian Productions
Countries United States of America
Keywords new york city, guitar, jazz, night life, egocentrism, jazz singer or musician, pretty woman
Sean Penn

Sean Penn

Emmet Ray
Uma Thurman

Uma Thurman

Blanche Williams
John Waters

John Waters

Mr. Haynes
Brian Markinson

Brian Markinson

Bill Shields
Daniel Okrent

Daniel Okrent

A.J. Pickman
Brad Garrett

Brad Garrett

Joe Bedloe
Lola Pashalinski

Lola Pashalinski

Blanche's Friend
Steve Bargonetti

Steve Bargonetti

Musician Friend
Vince Giordano

Vince Giordano

Bass Player #1
Emme Kemp

Emme Kemp

Jam Session Musician
Clark Gayton

Clark Gayton

Jam Session Musician
Marcus McLaurine

Marcus McLaurine

Jam Session Musician
Joe Ambrose

Joe Ambrose

Second Hobo
Paula Parrish

Paula Parrish

Party Guest
Cory Solar

Cory Solar

Party Guest
Lexi Egz

Lexi Egz

Party Guest
Peter Leung

Peter Leung

Party Guest
William Addy

William Addy

Master of Ceremonies
Dick Monday

Dick Monday

Chester Weems
Mary Stout

Mary Stout

Felicity Thomson
Mr. Spoons

Mr. Spoons

Spoon Player
Carol Woods

Carol Woods

Helen Minton
Josh Mowery

Josh Mowery

Movie Director
Fred Goehner

Fred Goehner

William Weston
Eddy Davis

Eddy Davis

Bass Player #2
Ralph Pope

Ralph Pope

Panhandler
Earl P. McIntyre

Earl P. McIntyre

Club Musician
James Williams

James Williams

Club Musician
Frank Wess

Frank Wess

Club Musician
Al Bryant

Al Bryant

Club Musician
Ray Garvey

Ray Garvey

Club Manager
Sally Placksin

Sally Placksin

Sally Jillian
Simon Wettenhall

Simon Wettenhall

Jam Session Musician
Orange Kellin

Orange Kellin

Jam Session Musician
Brooks Giles III

Brooks Giles III

Jam Session Musician
Chuck Lewkowicz

Chuck Lewkowicz

Police Officer
Rick Mowat

Rick Mowat

Flat Tire Man
Ted Wilkins

Ted Wilkins

Gas Station Proprietor
Michael Sprague

Michael Sprague

Django Reinhardt