Boarding House Blues is the timeless 1948 musical film by Josh Binney and is written by Hal Seeger. It stars Jackie “Moms” Mabley and Dusty Fletcher.
Mom’s boarding house is up for closure. The tenants are in danger of being evicted because of a huge debt from the landlord. They are given 24 hours to take back their home. After thinking it through, they decided to put on a vibrant musical show with various performances from the tenants and develop a brilliant plan to earn a few buck to pay and save the house!