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James Brown Biopic James Brown Project

In Movie Theaters:Friday, August 1, 2014   Nationwide   
On Blu-ray & DVD:Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Released; Now Available Buy or Rent Availability
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. . . James Brown
. . . Susie Brown
. . . Ben Bart
. . . Aunt Honey
. . . Bobby Byrd

Companies: Universal Pictures & 2 more


for sexual content, drug use, some strong language and violent situations.


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 James Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.

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Additional Notes:

Producer Brian Grazer has been trying to make a Brown biopic for more than a decade.

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