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Respect (2021)

Biography, Drama, Music

The life story of legendary R&B singer, Aretha Franklin.
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Tracey Scott Wilson (story by) (screenplay by) (screenwriter) (story) | Callie Khouri (story by)
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Updated Jan 14, 2020

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Aug 13, 2021 (United States)
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Jennifer Hudson
Aretha Franklin Aretha Franklin   See fewer
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Forest Whitaker
C. L. Franklin C. L. Franklin   See fewer
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Audra McDonald
Barbara Franklin Barbara Franklin   See fewer
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Saycon Sengbloh
Erma Franklin Erma Franklin   See fewer
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Hailey Kilgore
Carolyn Franklin Carolyn Franklin   See fewer
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Brenda Nicole Moorer
Brenda Franklin Brenda Franklin   See fewer
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Marlon Wayans
Ted White Ted White   See fewer
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Marc Maron
Jerry Wexler Jerry Wexler   See fewer
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Tituss Burgess
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Kimberly Scott
Mama Franklin Mama Franklin   See fewer
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LeRoy McClain
Cecil Franklin Cecil Franklin   See fewer
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Tate Donovan
John Hammond John Hammond   See fewer
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Albert Jones
Ken Cunningham Ken Cunningham   See fewer
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Beau Scheier
Joe Arnold Joe Arnold   See fewer
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Myk Watford
Rick Hall Rick Hall   See fewer
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David Simpson
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Clarence Clarence   See fewer
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Skye Dakota Turner
Young Aretha Franklin Young Aretha Franklin   See fewer
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Kennedy Chanel
Young Erma Young Erma   See fewer
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Peyton Jackson
Young Cecil Franklin Young Cecil Franklin   See fewer
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Chase Burgess
Edward Edward   See fewer
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Mary J. Blige
Dinah Washington Dinah Washington   See fewer
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Gilbert Glenn Brown
Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr.   See fewer
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