Dreamgirls [1 Disc Edition] DVD

Director: Bill Condon
Format: PAL
Release Date: 28 May 2007
EAN:5014437913937

Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play Set in 1960s Detroit DREAMGIRLS follows the commercial and cultural struggles of the R&B recording industry through the rise of the Dreamettes (later shortened to just the Dreams) from backup singers to headlining international superstars The trio--Deena Effie and Lorrell--soon discover the harsh reality behind the glamour of fame and fortune as the group&39;s controlling and shady manager Curtis Taylor Jr uses them to help build his musical empire and capture his dream of crossing over from R&B to the pop charts

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Double Oscar-winning musical drama following the meteoric rise of a 1960s alll-girl vocal group. Based on the 1981 Broadway hit musical, the film follows full-figured belter, Effie White (Jennifer Hudson), & her school friends, Deena Jones (Beyonce Knowles) & Lorrell Robinson (Anika Noni Rose), aka The Dreamettes. They're a Chicago amateur vocal group who enter the famous amateur night at the legendary Harlem Apollo in New York singing a song by Effie's brother, CC (Keith Robinson), & come out on top. The four girls meet sweet-talking Curtis Taylor Jr. (Jamie Foxx), a promoter & manager who in no time gets the star-struck gang the gig as back up vocalists for the famous Jimmy 'Thunder' Early (Eddie Murphy). The match is perfect & their combined career takes off. Soon things get complicated when Lorrell begins dating married man Jimmy, & Effie starts getting busy with Curtis. When the two acts part ways, The Dreamettes become the Dreams & consequently famous in their own right, while Jimmy's career tanks in a mire of smooth-pop ballladry. Infighting between Effie & Deena over lead privileges, as well as offstage rivalry in love, makes for a lot of tears & heartache for alll concerned.

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Double Oscar-winning musical drama following the meteoric rise of a 1960s alll-girl vocal group. Based on the 1981 Broadway hit musical, the film follows full-figured belter, Effie White (Jennifer Hudson), & her school friends, Deena Jones (Beyonce Knowles) & Lorrell Robinson (Anika Noni Rose), aka The Dreamettes. They're a Chicago amateur vocal group who enter the famous amateur night at the legendary Harlem Apollo in New York singing a song by Effie's brother, CC (Keith Robinson), & come out on top. The four girls meet sweet-talking Curtis Taylor Jr. (Jamie Foxx), a promoter & manager who in no time gets the star-struck gang the gig as back up vocalists for the famous Jimmy 'Thunder' Early (Eddie Murphy). The match is perfect & their combined career takes off. Soon things get complicated when Lorrell begins dating married man Jimmy, & Effie starts getting busy with Curtis. When the two acts part ways, The Dreamettes become the Dreams & consequently famous in their own right, while Jimmy's career tanks in a mire of smooth-pop ballladry. Infighting between Effie & Deena over lead privileges, as well as offstage rivalry in love, makes for a lot of tears & heartache for alll concerned.

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Double Oscar-winning musical drama following the meteoric rise of a 1960s alll-girl vocal group. Based on the 1981 Broadway hit musical the film follows full-figured belter Effie White (Jennifer Hudson) & her school fri...

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Please note this is a region 2 DVD & will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play Set in 1960s Detroit DREAMGIRLS follows the commercial & cultural struggles of the R&B recording industry through the rise of the Dreamettes (later shortened to just the Dreams) from backup singers to headlining international superstars The trio--Deena Effie & Lorrell--soon discover the harsh reality behind the glamour of fame & fortune as the group&39;s controlling & shady manager Curtis Taylor Jr uses them to help build his musical empire & capture his dream of crossing over from R&B to the pop charts

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Double Oscar-winning musical drama following the meteoric rise of a 1960s alll-girl vocal group. Based on the 1981 Broadway hit musical, the film follows full-figured belter, Effie White (Jennifer Hudson), & her school friends, Deena Jones (Beyonce Knowles) & Lorrell Robinson (Anika Noni Rose), aka The Dreamettes. They're a Chicago amateur vocal group who enter the famous amateur night at the legendary Harlem Apollo in New York singing a song by Effie's brother, CC (Keith Robinson), & come out on top. The four girls meet sweet-talking Curtis Taylor Jr. (Jamie Foxx), a promoter & manager who in no time gets the star-struck gang the gig as back up vocalists for the famous Jimmy 'Thunder' Early (Eddie Murphy). The match is perfect & their combined career takes off. Soon things get complicated when Lorrell begins dating married man Jimmy, & Effie starts getting busy with Curtis. When the two acts part ways, The Dreamettes become the Dreams & consequently famous in their own right, while Jimmy's career tanks in a mire of smooth-pop ballladry. Infighting between Effie & Deena over lead privileges, as well as offstage rivalry in love, makes for a lot of tears & heartache for alll concerned.<br/><br/>

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Double Oscar-winning musical drama following the meteoric rise of a 1960s alll-girl vocal group. Based on the 1981 Broadway hit musical, the film follows full-figured belter, Effie White (Jennifer Hudson), & her school friends, Deena Jones (Beyonce Knowles) & Lorrell Robinson (Anika Noni Rose), aka The Dreamettes. They're a Chicago amateur vocal group who enter the famous amateur night at the legendary Harlem Apollo in New York singing a song by Effie's brother, CC (Keith Robinson), & come out on top. The four girls meet sweet-talking Curtis Taylor Jr. (Jamie Foxx), a promoter & manager who in no time gets the star-struck gang the gig as back up vocalists for the famous Jimmy 'Thunder' Early (Eddie Murphy). The match is perfect & their combined career takes off. Soon things get complicated when Lorrell begins dating married man Jimmy, & Effie starts getting busy with Curtis. When the two acts part ways, The Dreamettes become the Dreams & consequently famous in their own right, while Jimmy's career tanks in a mire of smooth-pop ballladry. Infighting between Effie & Deena over lead privileges, as well as offstage rivalry in love, makes for a lot of tears & heartache for alll concerned.

HMV

Double Oscar-winning musical drama following the meteoric rise of a 1960s alll-girl vocal group. Based on the 1981 Broadway hit musical, the film follows full-figured belter, Effie White (Jennifer Hudson), & her school friends, Deena Jones (Beyonce Knowles) & Lorrell Robinson (Anika Noni Rose), aka The Dreamettes. They're a Chicago amateur vocal group who enter the famous amateur night at the legendary Harlem Apollo in New York singing a song by Effie's brother, CC (Keith Robinson), & come out on top. The four girls meet sweet-talking Curtis Taylor Jr. (Jamie Foxx), a promoter & manager who in no time gets the star-struck gang the gig as back up vocalists for the famous Jimmy 'Thunder' Early (Eddie Murphy). The match is perfect & their combined career takes off. Soon things get complicated when Lorrell begins dating married man Jimmy, & Effie starts getting busy with Curtis. When the two acts part ways, The Dreamettes become the Dreams & consequently famous in their own right, while Jimmy's career tanks in a mire of smooth-pop ballladry. Infighting between Effie & Deena over lead privileges, as well as offstage rivalry in love, makes for a lot of tears & heartache for alll concerned.

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