But no one can own her, and if there’s any supreme conclusion to be drawn from Lee Daniels’ disorganized but passionate drama The United States vs. Billie Holiday, it’s that. Like many (though not all) of the figures in The United States vs. Billie Holiday, Jimmy Fletcher was a real person, an agent exploited by the government for his “usefulness” as a Black man. The United States vs. Billie Holiday may be at times unfocused, but it’s never boring. (Her famous boxer, Mister, is well represented in The United States vs. Billie Holiday.) When Billie sings in The United States vs. Billie Holiday, it’s Day’s silky-supple voice we hear.
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