Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You
First screened in November 2013
Director: Whoopi Goldberg. TV Movie. Documentary profiling the career of stand-up comedienne Moms Mabley. Interview subjects include Whoopi Goldberg, Debbie Allen, Kaye Ballard, Harry Belafonte, Bill Cosby, Kathy Griffin, Bambi Haggins, Arsenio Hall, Quincy Jones, Robert Klein, Anne Meara, Norma Miller, Eddie Murphy, Jackie Parton, Sidney Poitier, Joan Rivers, Jerry Stiller.
Style, structure often remarkably crude, but characterization deepens as the film unfolds.
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: C
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