The Watermelon Woman
Cheryl, a young black lesbian, works a day job in a video store while trying to make a film about a black actress from the 1930s known for playing the stereotypical "mammy" roles relegated to black actresses during that period. This was the first feature film directed by an "out" black lesbian.The Watermelon Woman featuring Cheryl Dunye and Guinevere Turner is streaming with subscription on fuboTV, streaming on Showtime, streaming with subscription on EPIX (Via Philo), and 4 others. It's a drama and LGBTQ movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (2,020 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV, Showtime, Epix & 2 others).
Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime & TCM).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 1 service (iTunes).
Not available to watch free online.
The Watermelon Woman has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (2,020 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.