Genres: Biography | Drama | Music
In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award (R)-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42’s Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the popular soul musicians in history.
Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd
Theater Release Date: 1 August 2014 (USA)