A feature documentary about Jackie "Moms" Mabley, an African-American stand-up comic and show-biz pioneer who emerged from the Chitlin' Circuit of African-American Vaudeville to become a mainstream star. Once billed as "The Funniest Woman in the World," Mabley pushed the boundaries of comedy by tackling topics such as gender, sex, and racism and performed up until her death in 1975. A true passion project for first-time director Whoopi Goldberg, the documentary shows Mabley's historical significance and profound influence as a performer vastly ahead of her time.Moms Mabley featuring Whoopi Goldberg and Moms Mabley is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming on HBO, available for purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a comedy and documentary movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (267 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & HBO).
Available to rent or buy from $9.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).
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#695 Ranked in Movies on HBO
#1532 Ranked in Female Director Movies
#2478 Ranked in Documentary Movies
Moms Mabley has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (267 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.