Miss Melody Jones

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Miss Melody Jones (1973, USA) is a Blaxploitation-Drama film diorected by Bill Brame.


Main Details

  • Released on December 12, 1973 (New York City)
  • Color
  • Running time: 85 minutes
  • Production and Distribution Co.: American Films Ltd.
  • Written and directed by Bill Brame
  • Starring: Philomena Nowlin, Peter Jacob, Ronald Warden

Plot Summary

  • Dreams of Hollywood stardom fade quickly for a young black woman (Philomena Nowlin) when she finds her path to film stardom littered with sleazy deal makers and broken promises. Miss Melody Jones begins to question her sense of purpose.


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