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The Five Heartbeats 1991

★★★★★★★★★★ IMDb: 6.9 Runtime:121 minutes
Description: In the early 1960's, a quintet of hopeful, young African-American men form an amateur vocal group called The Five Heartbeats. After an initially rocky start, the group improves, turns pro, and rises to become a top flight music sensation. Along the way, however, the guys learn many hard lessons about the reality of the music industry.
Runtime: 121 minutes
Genres: Drama, Music,
Directors: Robert Townsend,
Cast: Robert Townsend, Michael Wright, Leon, Harry Lennix, Tico Wells, Diahann Carroll, Harold Nicholas, John Canada Terrell, Hawthorne James, Roy Fegan, Theresa Randle, Troy Byer,