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Porgy and bess (film) porgy and bess is a 1959 american musical film directed by otto preminger it is based on the 1935 opera porgy and bess by george gershwin.
A story of love and betrayal, porgy and bess is about porgy, a beggar, and his devotion to taming wild bess to save her from a life of ruin.