Swing Era DVD
This anthology of terrific soundies from the 1940s and '50s showcases two of the greatest big bands and their leaders, Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton. From Duke and his orchestra comes "Flamingo," "Hot Chocolate," "The Hawk Talks," and more, whileLionel offers good vibes with "Midnight Sun," "Cobb's Idea," "Bongo Interlude," and others. 77 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English AC3.