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Lady sings the blues / Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy presentation ; produced by Jay Weston, James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy, Chris Clark, Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD LADY (Text) 79361000102743 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (143 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's edition.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, California : Universal Studios Home Entert. [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1972.
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen 1.85:1.
Features: commentary by executive producer Berry Gordy, director Sidney Furie and artist manager Shelly Berger; Behind the blues.
Participant or Performer Note:
Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor.
Summary, etc.:
Follows the life and career of jazz singer Billie Holiday.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959 > Drama.
African American women singers > Drama.
Singers > United States > Biography > Drama.
Jazz singers > Drama.
Popular music > United States > Drama.
Blues (Music) > Drama.
Genre: Biographical films.
Historical films.
Musical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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