|  Book Tickets: 18/04/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 16/08/2010
  |  Watch Now: 09/02/2010
  |  154 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC


The short life of legendary 1940s Jazz saxophonist Charlie 'Yardbird' Parker is examined in depth in this film, directed by Clint Eastwood. Forest Whitaker plays Parker, whose own playing dominates the soundtrack. With Diane Verona as Chan Richardson Parker and Michael Zelniker as Red Rodney. The film won an Oscar for its sound.