Get On Up James Brown Biopic James Brown Project

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2014 | PG-13 | Biography Drama

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... more


In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, August 1, 2014 Nationwide Release

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

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Screenwriter

Jezz Butterworth
John Henry Butterworth
Steve Baigelman

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Rating MPAA

PG-13 for sexual content, drug use, some strong language and violent situations.

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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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Production Notes

  • Producer Brian Grazer has been trying to make a Brown biopic for more than a decade.
Also Known As
  • James Brown Biopic
  • James Brown Project

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