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Title Year Length (Minutes) MPAA Rating My Rating
The Josephine Baker Story 1991 130 R 3.0 out of 5 ducks
Ending
As a young African-American girl Josephine learns from all of the violence going on around her. At 14, she got into show business and after a few years of performing, is asked to go to Paris to dance, and after just one show, she became the most talked about person. She meets Count Giuseppe, who asks to be her manager; they begin a relationship and get married. He buys her the house she wants. She then records an album and goes on tour for that. Josephine gets word that her sister has died and she doesn’t want to go back to the U.S. for the funeral. He finally convinces her to return to the U.S. to perform on Broadway, but people walk out of her show and she gets poor reviews. The trip to the U.S. made Josephine angry with Count Giuseppe and she sent him home; he died alone. She became a spy during World War II working for the Resistance. During the war she get really ill and has to get an operation. After the operation the doctor comes to talk to her and tells her she was pregnant and they had to remove it and now she wont be able to ever have kids. After her second marriage to Jo they return to the U.S. again she begins to break down racial barriers by refusing to perform in any segregated venues. She begins to step on people's toes and the backlash begins. People start canceling her shows and everything else that was planned; she moves back to France. Josephine and Jo adopt kids from other countries. After adopting 12 kids and still wanting more Jo threatens to leave her if she adopts any more. She sends all of her children to live with friends. Her house is sold and they physically remove her from it. She suffers a heart attack and returns to performing. After the second night of performing she died quietly in her sleep. Moving film reel
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