Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon

Legendary jazz trumpeter, Jack Sheldon, is just 'trying to get good' - not only on his horn, but in his life as well. Wrestling with his demons of drugs, alcohol and unspeakable personal tragedy, Jack's musical journey through the decades reveals one artist's 'divine dissatisfaction' in the pursuit of excellence.


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1 theaters
Running Time1 hr 30 min
GenresBiography Documentary Music
In Release216 days/30 weeks
Widest Release1 theater
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
May 30, 2008Friday37$1,308--1$1,308$1,3081
May 31, 2008Saturday38$2,020+54.4%-1$2,020$3,3282
Jun 1, 2008Sunday38$1,464-27.5%-1$1,464$4,7923
Jun 2, 2008Monday38$547-62.6%-1$547$5,3394
Jun 3, 2008Tuesday39$670+22.5%-1$670$6,0095
Jun 4, 2008Wednesday38$640-4.5%-1$640$6,6496
Jun 5, 2008Thursday37$810+26.6%-1$810$7,4597
Jun 6, 2008Friday41$1,335+64.8%+2.1%1$1,335$8,7948
Jun 7, 2008Saturday40$2,131+59.6%+5.5%1$2,131$10,9259
Jun 8, 2008Sunday42$933-56.2%-36.3%1$933$11,85810
Jun 9, 2008Monday41$764-18.1%+39.7%1$764$12,62211
Jun 10, 2008Tuesday40$944+23.6%+40.9%1$944$13,56612
Jun 11, 2008Wednesday40$1,022+8.3%+59.7%1$1,022$14,58813
Jun 12, 2008Thursday41$834-18.4%+3%1$834$15,42214
Jun 13, 2008Friday40$1,316+57.8%-1.4%1$1,316$16,73815
Jun 14, 2008Saturday40$1,660+26.1%-22.1%1$1,660$18,39816
Jun 15, 2008Sunday40$1,314-20.8%+40.8%1$1,314$19,71217