Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

"It would be an empty world without the blues."
  • R
  • 2020
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 7.1  (28,702)
  • 87

Chicago, 1927. A recording session. Tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable "Mother of the Blues".

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Dusan Brown On His Audition Process
Dusan Brown On His Audition Process

Behind the Scenes - 54 sec

Deep Moaning
Deep Moaning

Clip - 1 min 23 sec

Becoming Ma Rainey (Featurette)
Becoming Ma Rainey (Featurette)

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 6 sec

Branford Marsalis On His Role In The Film
Branford Marsalis On His Role In The Film

Behind the Scenes - 5 sec

Denzel Washington On His Experience Seeing Ma Rainey On Broadway
Denzel Washington On His Experience Seeing Ma Rainey On Broadway

Behind the Scenes - 58 sec

Costanza Romero Introduction
Costanza Romero Introduction

Behind the Scenes - 13 sec

Description
Chicago, 1927. A recording session. Tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable "Mother of the Blues".

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is a 2020 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 87.

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is available to watch, stream, download and on demand at Netflix. Some platforms allow you to rent Ma Rainey's Black Bottom for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2020
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (28,702)
  • Metascore
    87