Set against the backdrop of the Louisiana bayou in 1960, this shattering drama stars Angela Bassett as Ruby, a tough bar owner with a philandering husband. After her star performer quits, Ruby hires Billy, a married white singer whom she quickly falls for. Together, the pair embarks on a relationship that changes the course of both their lives. With Kevin Anderson, Brian Stokes Mitchell. 95 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1; interviews; filmographies; photo gallery.