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Movie Info & Cast
- Jamie Foxx
- Eddie Murphy
- Danny Glover
- Jennifer Hudson
- Anika Noni Rose
- Keith Robinson
- Sharon Leal
- Hinton Battle
- Mariah Iman Wilson
Did You Know?
- Shipped to theaters under the code name "Drama".
- Just before the gospel break of the "Steppin' to the Bad Side" number, a medium shot of the Dreamettes features Deena on the left, Lorrell in the middle, and Effie on the right. The shot immediately following is a long shot showing the full stage, with Effie now on the left, Deena in the middle, and Lorrell on the right.
- [as Early is kissing her]
- Lorrell Robinson: That feels nice... I mean it feels funny! You're married, aren't you?
- James 'Thunder' Early: Everybody knows Jimmy's married, baby.
- Lorrell Robinson: Well, then, you get your married hands off!
Atom User Reviews
She's (Jennifer Hudson) the best part of the show by far, but the writer-director Bill Condon, who wrote the screenplay for Chicago four years ago, has done the original Dreamgirls proud without solving its dramatic problems.
Bill Condon's screen adaptation of the 1981 Broadway sensation is, if possible, as dazzling and energizing as its source.
If there is a disappointment, it is this: The anticipation may have exceeded the realization. It's a damn good commercial movie, but it is not the film that will revive the musical or win over the world.