Film - Jersey Boys (2014) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill
The movie is a musical biography about one of the most idolized pop/rock sensations of all time. A group of young guys from New Jersey pool their talents and perform in local lounges. Friend Joe Pesci (Joe Pesci) mentions a songwriter who might be a perfect fit. Enter Bob Gaudio (Erich Bergen), who is all that and then some. After being tossed out of a bowling alley, the quartet takes the establishment’s name. A new sound is created and the Four Seasons launches, sparked by lead singer Frankie Valli’s (John Lloyd Young) unique voice. Tommy DeVito (Vincent Piazza) and Nick Massi (Michael Lomenda) round out the quartet. The journey leads them from obscurity to fame and fortune. Barbara Steffek-Hill presents a series of classic and contemporary films from her personal favorites.