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Good Hair

Rating:PG-13 (for some language including sex and drug references, and brief partial nudity)
Genre:Documentary, Comedy
Release Date:October 9, 2009
Running time:95 minutes
Cast:Chris Rock, Maya Angelou, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Sandra 'Pepa' Denton, Eve
Director:Jeff Stilson
Producer:Chris Rock, Kevin O'Donnell, Jenny Hunter
Writer:Chuck Sklar, Lance Crouther
Distributor:Roadside Attractions

Description: "Good Hair" is an insightful and entertaining, yet remarkably serious, documentary about African-American hair culture. An exposé of comic proportions that only Chris Rock could pull off, "Good Hair" visits hair salons and styling battles, scientific laboratories, and Indian temples to explore the way black hairstyles impact the activities, pocketbooks, sexual relationships and self-esteem of black people. What Rock discovers is that black hair is a big business that doesn't always benefit the black community.

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