Bessie 2015

Bessie

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Strong performances, led by Queen Latifah, overpower a middling script in the entertaining and informative Bessie.

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Blues singer Bessie Smith (Queen Latifah) rises to fame in the 1920s to become a musical legend.

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Critic Reviews for Bessie

All Critics (29) | Top Critics (21) | Fresh (26) | Rotten (3)

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  • May 22, 2016
    This felt very long. The way Bessie was portrayed made her very unlikeable.
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