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2.6
5 Ratings

Expresso Bongo

Directed by Val Guest
United Kingdom, 1959
Drama, Music

Synopsis

Slick talent agent Johnny Jackson sets his sights on Bert Rudge, a skilled singer and bongo player he discovers in a seedy coffeehouse. Changing Rudge’s name to “Bongo Herbert,” Jackson exploits his new client every way he can.

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Expresso Bongo Directed by Val Guest

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1960 | 2 nominations including: Best British Actor