By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The reviews are in for “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” and they are strong.READ MORE: Lawsuit: 14-Year-Old Girl Was Sexually Assaulted By McDonald's Manager Who Was Convicted Sex Offender
The movie, starring the late Chadwick Boseman, has received 100% positive reviews as compiled by Rotten Tomatoes.
The version of Pittsburgh native August Wilson’s play stars Viola Davis as well. There is another connection to Pittsburgh — the movie was filmed in the city in 2019.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Gets $1 Billion From Nationwide Opioid Settlement
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At least one local theater will be showing it when it premieres on Wednesday: The Manor in Squirrel Hill.MORE NEWS: South Side Violence Pits Bar Owners Against Residents With Police In The Middle
Most will see it when it debuts on Netflix on December 18.