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Morris Day

  • Color of Success [Warner Bros., 1986] B-

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Color of Success [Warner Bros., 1986]
Now that he's a movie star, Morris proposes to cover his flank and go straight. After all, the Time's comically cocksure overstatement was just a way to get the music noticed, and now that he's a household name his sidelong synthbeats will pull in the customers all by themselves. He thinks. I think people will demand beats and comedy both. We shall see. B-