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Race, Music, Strong Women At Heart Of Movie ‘Ma Rainey’

Race, Music, Strong Women At Heart Of Movie ‘Ma Rainey’

 Film drama “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” may be set in the racially divided United States of the 1920s and was written almost 40 years ago, but it arrives with much to say about today. Starring Viola Davis as Black blues singer Ma Rainey and the late Chadwick Boseman as a hot-headed trumpet player, the movie […]