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Bessie

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6.6/10
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Biography LGBTQ 
Rated: 18+ (R)20151h 47mOn: HBO MAX HBO Tags: Female Director Country: America

The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s.Bessie featuring Queen Latifah and Mo'Nique is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming on HBO, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a biography and drama movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 90% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (3,814 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & HBO).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#5,757 Ranked Movie

#157 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#312 Ranked in Movies on HBO

#356 Ranked in Female Director Movies

Bessie has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 90% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (3,814 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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