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|Title Statement||Bessie [DVD] / HBO Films presents a Flavor Unit Entertainment production and a Zanuck Company production ; produced by Ron Schmidt ; screenplay by Dee Rees and Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois ; directed by Dee Rees.|
|Additional Contributors||Rees, Dee|
|Williams, Michael Kenneth|
|Publication||[Burbank, California]: HBO Home Entertainment,Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video,©2015|
|Extent of Item||1 videodisc (approximately 135 min.)|
|Standard Number (UPC, etc.)||883929477333|
Disc label title.
Originally broadcast on television in 2015.
Special features include: interviews, featurette.
|Performance Credits||Queen Latifah, Michael Kenneth Williams, Mo'Nique, Khandi Alexander, Mike Epps.|
|Audience & Ratings||CHV rating: 14A.
TV Parental Guidelines: TV-MA.
|Languages||English, French and Spanish language tracks with English, French and Spanish language subtitles.Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.|
|System Details||DVD, Dolby 5.1 surround.|
|Summary||"The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s"--www.imdb.com.|
|Subjects & Genres|
|By Topic||African American women singers--Fiction|
|By Name||Smith, Bessie,1894-1937|
|By Genre||Biographical films|
|Historical television programs|
|Television programs for the hearing impaired|