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Can you stream the Drama, Music & TV Movie movie Bessie, directed by Dee Rees & starring Mike Epps, Mo'Nique, Queen Latifah & Tika Sumpter on Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime?

Streaming Guide: Bessie

The story of legendary blues performer Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s.

TAGLINE: "Survival began with a song"

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Its release date is Saturday May 16, 2015

Production details

DirectorDee Rees
CastMike Epps, Mo'Nique, Queen Latifah & Tika Sumpter
GenreDrama, Music & TV Movie
Country of originUnited States of America
Release date2015-05-16
ThemeBiographical Singers, Black Lgbt & Woman Director
Time setting1920s & 1930s
LocationAtlanta
ScriptBettina Gilois (screenplay), Christopher Cleveland (screenplay), Dee Rees (screenplay), Dee Rees (story) & Horton Foote (story)
Runtime115 min
HomepageBessie Homepage

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