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Street vendor Marcia is scraping together a living in the ghetto section of Kingston, Jamaica. Her young daughter is being hounded by a rich sugar daddy who has been supporting the family; her brother's life is being threatened by a local thug. So, when the licentious patron threatens to abandon the family, and her brother breaks down under pressure, Marcia hits bottom. She needs to escape to a haven where she can get lost in fantasy; Marcia, don in sex-me-up clothing and outrageous glamour, finds refuge in the beats of the very dance hall outside of which she normally vends.

  1. Don Letts

    Director, Writer

  2. Suzanne Fenn

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Audrey Reid

    Marcia

  2. Carl Davis

    Larry

  3. Mark Danvers

    Junior

  4. Henry Brown

  5. Carl Bradshaw

    Police officer #1

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Dancehall Queen

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Status Released

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  • October 10, 1997
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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

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