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Rated: 7.0 out of 10 with 13,390 votes.
Billie Holiday spent much of her career being adored by fans. In the 1940s, the government targeted Holiday in a growing effort to racialize the war on drugs, ultimately aiming to stop her from singing her controversial ballad, "Strange Fruit."
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Main Actors:
Billie Holiday
Jimmy Fletcher
Harry Anslinger
Reginald Lord Devine
Miss Freddy
Mrs. Fletcher
Tallulah Bankhead
Louis McKay
Roslyn
Agent Williams
Lester "Prez" Young
John Levy
Agent Carter
Sadie
Joe Guy
James Monroe
Joe Glaser
Lucille
Working Class Woman
Working Class Man
Velva
Bobby Tucker
Congressman JP Thomas
Roy Cohn
Congressman J. Rankin
Senator J. McCarthy
Louis Armstrong
Mr. Jordon Green
Bailiff #1
Judge Ganey
Ed Fishman
Martha Anslinger
Lady In Audience
Uptown Restaurant Maître d'
Defense Lawyer Erlich
Courthouse Reporter
Club Owner
Drug Dealer
Prostitute 1923
Husband
Hanging Woman
George Jessel
Jimmy's Girlfriend
Producer
Nurse
Additional Voices (voice)
Title:The United States vs. Billie Holiday
Release Date:
Directed by:Lee Daniels
Genres:MusicDramaHistory
Keywords:War-On-DrugsNew-Orleans-LouisianaJazz-Singer-Or-MusicianBiographySurveillance1940S1950SFbi-Agent
Alternative Titles:The United States vs. Billie Holiday - Ihre Stimme wird nicht schweigen, United States vs Billie Holiday, ממשלת ארה"ב נגד בילי הולידיי, บิลลี ฮอลิเดย์ เสียงเพลงสู้อเมริกา, 美国与比莉·哈乐黛, 美国与比莉·荷莉戴
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