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Steel Magnolias (2012)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | TV Movie 7 October 2012
Six Louisiana women (Queen Latifah, Phylicia Rashad, Adepero Oduye, Condola Rashad, Jill Scott, Alfre Woodard) gather at a beauty salon for their daily dose of female bonding.

Director:

Kenny Leon

Writers:

Sally Robinson (teleplay by), Robert Harling (based upon the play by)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Alfre Woodard ... Ouiser
Phylicia Rashad ... Clairee
Queen Latifah ... M'Lynn
Lance Gross ... Sammy
Condola Rashad ... Shelby
Tory Kittles ... Jackson
Demetrius Bridges ... Jonathan
Jill Scott ... Truvy
Adepero Oduye ... Annelle
Anna Colwell ... Nurse Pam
Afemo Omilami ... Drum
Michael Beasley ... Spud
Jeff Rose ... Dr. Judd
Jejuan Smith ... Wedding (as Smith Jejuan)
Liana Loggins ... I.C.U. Patient
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In this contemporary re-imagining of the beloved classic film, Steel Magnolias chronicles the extraordinary friendship of six remarkable Southern Women, there for each other through life's triumphs and tragedies. Funny, wise and richly human, this immensely moving film features a brilliant all-star cast, including Queen Latifah, Phylicia Rashad, Adepero Oduyem, Condola Rashad, Jill Scott and Alfre Woodard. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Flores de Aço See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Color
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Earlier the same year, Queen Latifah appeared in Joyful Noise (2012) opposite Dolly Parton, who played Truvy in the original Steel Magnolias (1989). See more »


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Beat within my Heart
Composed by Edgard Jaude and Audrey Martells
Performed by Audrey Martells
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Only the US separates the audience in racial groups.
4 June 2013 | by MdlndeHondSee all my reviews

People relate to others by sharing similar experiences and shared emotions.That's what I THOUGHT! But apparently in the US there is such a big racial difference that the actors have to be Af.American in the SAME story to entice the market of af.am audience. Hopelessly condescending and bias. Women all over the world just loved the original regardless of the mid-west whiteness of the cast at the time. My European, Turkish, African friends loved it as much as my Asian coworkers and my Moroccan neighbour. This is just plain stupid since the whole movie doesn't contribute anything, it's not creatively adjusted to this age, no special differences in character. It's a money grab with ridiculous racial bias.


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