Bird Saxophone player Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker comes to New York in 1940 and is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan tries to help him.

Average Score : 68

"There are no second acts in American lives."

Status: Released

Release Date: 1988-06-01

Geners Drama Music

Production Companies Warner Bros. Pictures Malpaso Productions

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 161 minutes

Budget: $9,000,000

Revenue: $2,000,000