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Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020)

R
94 min | Drama, Music

Tensions rise when trailblazing blues singer Ma Rainey and her band gather at a recording studio in Chicago in 1927.
Writers
Ruben Santiago-Hudson (screenplay by) | August Wilson (based on the play written by)
Producers
Cinematographer
Tobias A. Schliessler (as Tobias Schliessler)
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Updated Nov 25, 2020

Release date
Dec 18, 2020 (United States)

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Viola Davis
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Michael Potts
Slow Drag Slow Drag   See fewer
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Quinn VanAntwerp
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7 / 10 | 44,397 votes