Bessie (2015)
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The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s.
Director: Dee Rees
Writer: Christopher Cleveland (screenplay), Horton Foote (story), Bettina Gilois (screenplay), Dee Rees (screenplay), Dee Rees (story)
Stars: Michael Kenneth Williams, Tika Sumpter, Queen Latifah, Bryan Greenberg