Why Do Fools Fall In Love?

  • 1998
  • Movie
  • R
  • Biography, Drama, Musical

This brightly colored, formulaic biopic examines the tragically short but musically influential life of '50s doo-wop sensation Frankie Lymon. Born in Harlem, Lymon started his career at the tender age of 13 with a group of childhood friends; they eventually became known as the Teenagers. Their debut single, "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?," was an instant...read more

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Why Do Fools Fall In Love? - Official Trailer
02:24 — The outlandish but true story of three women, each claiming to be the wife of 50's rock n' roll legend Frankie Lymon.
Why Do Fools Fall In Love? - Trailer
01:30 — The outlandish but true story of three women, each claiming to be the wife of 50's rock n' roll legend Frankie Lymon.

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  • Released: 1998
  • Rating: R
  • Review: This brightly colored, formulaic biopic examines the tragically short but musically influential life of '50s doo-wop sensation Frankie Lymon. Born in Harlem, Lymon started his career at the tender age of 13 with a group of childhood friends; they eventua… (more)

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