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Get on Up is a american film of genre Drama directed by Tate Taylor released in USA on 1 august 2014 with Taraji P. Henson

Get on Up (2014)

Get on Up
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Released in USA 1 august 2014
Length 2h18
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Biography,    Musical
Rating68% 3.448233.448233.448233.448233.44823

Get on Up is a 2014 American biographical drama film about the life of singer James Brown directed by Tate Taylor and written by Jez and John-Henry Butterworth. The film stars an ensemble cast featuring Chadwick Boseman as Brown, Nelsan Ellis as Bobby Byrd, Dan Aykroyd as Ben Bart, Viola Davis as Susie Brown, Keith Robinson as Baby Roy, and Octavia Spencer as Aunt Honey. The film was released on August 1, 2014.

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The film opens in 1993 with James Brown walking through a darkened hallway as an audience chants his name. He hears the voices of people he knew throughout his life. The film then cuts to 1988 in Augusta, Georgia; James learns that his private bathroom in a strip mall he owns was used without his consent. As he confronts and then forgives the trespasser, he accidentally fires a shotgun, attracting the police.

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