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Beyoncé: Lemonade (2016)

A view of a woman's journey through life.

Directors:

Beyoncé (as Beyoncé Knowles-Carter), Kahlil Joseph | 5 more credits »

Writers:

Warsan Shire (adaptation), Warsan Shire
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Beyoncé ... The Woman
Brittani Alexander Brittani Alexander
Jasmine Badie Jasmine Badie ... (as Jasmine 'JB' Badie)
Fulani Bahati Fulani Bahati
Chloe Bailey
Halle Bailey
Denee Baptiste Denee Baptiste ... (as Deneé Baptiste)
Ava Bernstine Ava Bernstine
Kendra Bracy Kendra Bracy
Bianca Brewton Bianca Brewton
Monique Brogan Monique Brogan
Latasha Bryant Latasha Bryant
Sifare Burrell Sifare Burrell
Ingrid Burley Ingrid Burley
Gwendolyn Carr Gwendolyn Carr
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Storyline

A view of a woman's journey through life.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 April 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

HBO Beyonce' Lemonade Special See more »

Filming Locations:

Louisiana, USA See more »

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$1,345,405 (estimated)
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Trivia

Features 12 videos. The album title was inspired by Beyoncé's grandmother, Agnéz Deréon, as well as Jay Z's grandmother, Hattie White. At the end of the track "Freedom," Hattie White is heard speaking to a crowd at her 90th birthday party in April 2015. During the speech, Hattie says, "I had my ups and downs, but I always found the inner strength to pull myself up. I was served lemons, but I made lemonade." See more »

Quotes

The Woman: My grandma said nothing real can be threatened. True love brought salvation back into me. With every tear came redemption. And my torture became my remedy.
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Connections

Referenced in @midnight: Episode #3.97 (2016) See more »

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Formation
Written by Rae Sremmurd, Asheton Hogan, Mike Will Made It (as Michael Williams II) and Beyoncé
Performed by Beyoncé
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Beautiful to watch...
3 December 2017 | by rebeccalucySee all my reviews

I enjoyed this due to the amazing visuals, honestly it is fantastic to see the lighting and cinematography. Any fan of either will enjoy this extremely well put together visual album.

Beyoncé and her team has put a lot of effort into songs, most of which are quite good. My favourite songs were Sorry, All night and 6 Inch. They all used beautiful costumes and lighting in the performance, which just perfectly works together. Some songs are only decent in my opinion, they could have used tweaking to make them a little better.

The narration of poetry is sometimes a bit confusing, as I did not understand most of its relation to the story. Not really a problem with the visual album bu it also kinda annoyed me that her songs aren't available on spotify! I really enjoyed one of the songs and wanted to put it in my playlist. But the visual album is great and deserves the praise it got.


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