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The Outrageous Sophie Tucker

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:November 7, 2014
Cast:Sophie Tucker, Barbara Walters, Tony Bennett, Michael Feinstein, Carol Channing
Director:William Gazecki
Producer:Susan Ecker, Lloyd Ecker
Writer:Susan Ecker, Lloyd Ecker
Distributor:Menemsha Films

Web Site: http://www.facebook.com/OutrageousSophieTucker

Description: The rags to riches story of Sophie Tucker, the iconic superstar who ruled the worlds of vaudeville, Broadway, radio, television, and Hollywood throughout the 20th century. Before Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Bette Midler, Marilyn Monroe, and Mae West, Sophie Tucker was the first woman to infatuate her audiences with a bold, bawdy and brassy style unlike any other. Using all of "The Last of the Red Hot Mamas" 400-plus recently rediscovered personal scrapbooks, authors Susan and Lloyd Ecker take you on their seven-year journey retracing Tucker's sixty-year career in show business.

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