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For Clint Eastwood's 'Jersey Boys,' a journey worthy of its subjects
For Clint Eastwood's 'Jersey Boys,' a journey worthy of its subjects

Since “Jersey Boys,” the rags-to-riches-to-rags musical about Frankie Valli & the Four Seaso‎ns, was first staged on Broadway in 2005, there have been thousands of performances across North America. In the room at some of these cities sat a certain interested spectator, puzzling out what he saw. “Every audience was the same,” Clint Eastwood said of the overwhelmingly warm reception. “I wondered a lot about why that was. I saw the show in Vegas, in San Francisco, in New York. They all responded in the same way.” The director tries to bottle that feeling and uncork it anew with his latest work, a film adaptation of the Broadway blockbuster and Tony best musical winner,‎ opening...

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