Movie: The Jazz Singer [1927] Movie: The Jazz Singer [1927]

Movie: The Jazz Singer [1927] Movie: The Jazz Singer [1927]

[first lines]


[first words in the first widely-seen talking picture]



Jack Robin:
Wait a minute, wait a minute, you ain't heard nothin' yet! Wait a minute, I tell ya! You ain't heard nothin'! You wanna hear "Toot, Toot, Tootsie"? All right, hold on, hold on...


[walks back to one of the band members]



Jack Robin:
Lou, listen. Play "Toot, Toot, Tootsie", three chorus, you understand. In the third chorus, I whistle. Now give it to 'em hard and heavy, go right ahead.


[band starts playing]

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[title/caption appearing after Yudelson and Jakie's mother first see him in blackface]



Moisha Yudelson:
He sounds like Jakie, but he looks like his shadow!

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