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Lady sings the blues

Author: Berry GordyJay WestonJames S WhiteSidney J FurieTerence McCloyAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special collector's edView all editions and formats
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Diana Ross stars in this musical drama charting the life of Billie Holiday, a life tormented by racism and drug abuse.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Biographical films
Historical films
Musical films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Biography Drama
Named Person: Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday; Billie Holiday
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Berry Gordy; Jay Weston; James S White; Sidney J Furie; Terence McCloy; Chris Clark; Suzanne De Passe; Diana Ross; Billy Dee Williams; Richard Pryor; Isabel Sanford; Ned Glass; Scat Man Crothers; John A Alonzo; Michel Legrand; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0792180224 9780792180227
OCLC Number: 61728625
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1972.
Special features: commentary by executive producer Berry Gordy, director Sidney Furie and artist manager Shelly Berger; behind the blues.
Credits: Director of photography, John Alonzo ; editor, Argyle Nelson ; original music by Michel Legrand.
Cast: Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor, Isabel Sanford, Ned Glass, Scatman Crothers.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (143 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or mono.
Other Titles: Lady sings the blues (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie.
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Diana Ross stars in this musical drama charting the life of Billie Holiday, a life tormented by racism and drug abuse.

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