Dancehall Queen Poster

Release Date: 1997

DVD Release Date: August 25th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Marcia (Audrey Reid) has a tough life in Kingston, Jamaica, where she's the sole provider for her teenage daughter, Tanya (Mark Danvers). Her business as a street vendor is threatened by thug Priest (Pauline Stone-Myrie), and Marcia makes matters worse when she accepts money from Larry (Paul Campbell), who has eyes for her daughter. To get out of her problems, Marcia devises a plan that involves entering a dance contest in disguise, winning the top prize and pitting both men against each other.

Cast: Audrey Reid, Paul Campbell, Pauline Stone-Myrie, Cherine Anderson, Mark Danvers, Anika Grason, Donald Thompson, Patrice Harrison

Director: Rick Elgood, Don Letts

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: 1990s, Escape, Underdog, Sacrifice, Melodramatic, Daughter