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Sun Ra: Space is the Place

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Sun Ra: Space is the Place

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Sun Ra
director:
John Coney
author:
68935, 78687
genre:
musical, Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a B-

Jazz avant-gardist Sun Ra never parlayed this wiggy 1974 sci-fi musical into an Elvis-like acting career — perhaps because he seemed stiff as an Egyptian-garbed muso from another planet. Thurston Moore’s liner notes help prove you didn’t just dream this movie.

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