Get On Up Rated PG13

Get On Up PG13 PT138M


In his follow-up to the four-time Academy AwardA-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 most influential figures of the 20th century. Boseman is joined in the drama by Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James, Jill Scott and Dan Aykroyd.

Running Time
2 hr 18 min
Release Date
August 1, 2014

Movie Buzz

  • @BooyyeeJackson

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  • @Luisa_Rivasx3

    The movie "Get on up" is so good

  • @_swagney

    get on up is such a good movie, how have I never seen this before

  • @andreallica_

    Get On Up is such a great movie. I'm glad I finally got to watch it!!

  • @imanwilliams

    Every time I see the James Brown movie, Get On Up, I always feel like James deserved better...Chadwick Boseman was amazing though

  • @yspear1

    Chilling watching The James Brown movie. " Get On Up" with the Family.