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

  • @Zenbeijudoslc

    Just watched, Get on up, James Brown movie. Great back story, tragic and beautiful in that he made such great music.

  • @_ImJasminG

    I can't get into the movie Get on up for nothing.

  • @SmooveLefty_

    Watching Get On Up 🙌💯 Good Movie

  • @moira930

    Say It Loud, I'm Black & I'm Proud-James Brown I'm watching movie, "Get On Up."

  • @nasser_mo3gza

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  • @RaisaRomain

    My mother just told me any movie @ChadwickBoseman is in she'll be watching. She watched "Get On Up" today. She loved it.

  • @nasser_mo3gza

    I added a video to a @YouTube playlist Get On Up Movie CLIP - Rehearsal (2014) - Craig Robinson, Chadwick