For Colored Girls
Friday 11th March 2011
An incredible all star cast unite for Tyler Perry's adaptation of a landmark 1970's "choreopoem" and award-winning Broadway smash hit. For Colored Girls stars Thandie Newton, Janet Jackson, Whoopi Goldberg, Macy Gray, Kerry Washington, Kimberley Elise and Phylicia Rashad and will be available to own on DVD on 4th April 2011 from Lions Gate Home Entertainment.
Ntozake Shange's celebrated choreopoem For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf became a Tony Award-winning hit on Broadway in the 1970's. This complex piece draws 20 different but complimentary stories together all on the theme of being a woman of colour in today's world.
For Colored Girls is a powerful story, weaving together the lives and issues of many different women as they move in and out of each other's existences. Some are known to each other, some are strangers but heartbreak, crisis, crime and love will ultimately bring them together.
- Span of the Rainbow
- Prism of Poems
- Transformation: Movie Magic
- Music for Coloured Girls
- Marketing Archive
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.