Director: Vincente Minnelli, Busby Berkeley, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Ethel Waters, John William Sublett, Kenneth Spencer, Lena Horne, Louis Armstrong, Oscar Polk, Rex Ingram
Running Time: 1 hr. 38 min.
Genre: Drama, Musical & Performing Arts, Classics, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Theater Release: Apr 09, 1943
DVD Release: Jan 10, 2006
Mortally shot at a crap game, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson gets a six-month Heavenly reprieve thanks to prayers from wife and True Believer Ethel Waters, but Rex Ingram's "Lucifer Jr." has a secret weapon in the ensuing battle for Anderson's soul: Lena Horne's sultry Sweet Georgia Brown. But Ethel proves to have "everything you've got and whole lot more." Minnelli's first major movie musical features some of the top African American talent of the day, including John Bubbles, Louis Armstrong, and