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Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald View All


Callie Khouri (Story), Tracey Scott Wilson (Screenplay), Tracey Scott Wilson (Story), Liesl Tommy (Director) View All

Release: Aug. 12th, 2021
Runtime: 2 hours, 25 minutes
The rise of Aretha Franklinís career from a child singing in her fatherís churchís choir to her international superstardom.
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On paper, Jennifer Hudson and Aretha Franklin seems like the perfect marriage of actress and character but they are hampered by a screenplay that is structured like a hundred other showbiz biopics, featuring every scene you've ever seen in other movies...the rebellion from parents scene, to the "thi....


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