Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)

Dorothy Dandridge was a singer, nightclub entertainer, and actress who became the first African-American woman to receive an Academy award nomination as Best Actress (for her standout performance in 1954's Carmen Jones; she lost to… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
DVD Release Date: February 15, 2000
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Dequina

Coolidge and Berry have an obvious affection and passion for this movie trailblazer, and the film they have made is an accordingly respectful tribute.

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Wahida K
A tiny bit over dramatized but very convincing perfomance by Halle Berry.