Good Hair

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  • PG-13
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 36 min
  • 6.9  (5,908)
  • 72

A documentary hosted and narrated by comedian Chris Rock. This documentary was inspired by Chris' daughter when she approached her father and asked him, "Daddy, how come I don't have good hair?" This question peaked Chris' interest and wonders why she would ask such a question. It starts him on the path of finding out about black women and their relationship with their hair. In this film, Chris delves into the world of beauty salons, hair styling battles, scientific labs, and Indian temples. All of this in order to explore how and why hairstyles impact the activities, pocketbooks, sexual relationships, and self-esteem of the black community. Chris has a natural, and of course hilarious way of being able to get tough answers from anyone. Chris soon learns that "good hair" often means, for many black women, simply means having hair that is healthy, strong and abundant. However, a lot of them want it to be straight as well, even if it is not naturally so. Chris delves deeper and tries to find out how black woman and feel confident and love the hair they have.

Good Hair
Good Hair
Good Hair

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Description
A documentary hosted and narrated by comedian Chris Rock. This documentary was inspired by Chris' daughter when she approached her father and asked him, "Daddy, how come I don't have good hair?" This question peaked Chris' interest and wonders why she would ask such a question. It starts him on the path of finding out about black women and their relationship with their hair. In this film, Chris delves into the world of beauty salons, hair styling battles, scientific labs, and Indian temples. All of this in order to explore how and why hairstyles impact the activities, pocketbooks, sexual relationships, and self-esteem of the black community. Chris has a natural, and of course hilarious way of being able to get tough answers from anyone. Chris soon learns that "good hair" often means, for many black women, simply means having hair that is healthy, strong and abundant. However, a lot of them want it to be straight as well, even if it is not naturally so. Chris delves deeper and tries to find out how black woman and feel confident and love the hair they have.

Good Hair is a 2009 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 36 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 72.

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Good Hair is available to watch free on The Roku Channel Free, Pluto TV, Tubi TV, Vudu Free, Kanopy, IMDb TV and Peacock. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Good Hair for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 36 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (5,908)
  • Metascore
    72