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284 Ratings

The Fabulous Baker Boys

Directed by Steve Kloves
United States, 1989


Jack Baker and Frank Baker are brothers making a meagre living playing in seedy lounges and piano bars. In despair, they hold auditions for a female singer to join the outfit, ending up with the beautiful but hard-nosed Susie Diamond. The new act becomes unexpectedly successful.

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The Fabulous Baker Boys Directed by Steve Kloves

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1990 | 4 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

BFI London Film Festival

1990 | Winner: Sutherland Trophy

National Board of Review

1989 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

BAFTA Awards

1991 | Winner: Best Sound

1991 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

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