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The Real Story Behind 'Dreamgirls'

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The Real Story Behind 'Dreamgirls'

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Beyonce Knowles, Anika Noni Rose and Jennifer Hudson in Dreamgirls. Dreamworks/Paramount hide caption

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Dreamgirls, which won three Golden Globe awards Sunday night, draws its story from Detroit's legendary Motown record label.

But for a writer and musician who grew up in Detroit during the 1960s, the film gets the story wrong.