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Get on Up (2014)

PG-13 08/01/2014 (US) Drama 2h 19m

The Funk Don't Quit


A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.

  1. Tate Taylor


  2. John-Henry Butterworth


  3. Jez Butterworth


  4. Steven Baigelman


Top Billed Cast

  1. Chadwick Boseman

    Chadwick Boseman

    James Brown

  2. Nelsan Ellis

    Nelsan Ellis

    Bobby Byrd

  3. Dan Aykroyd

    Dan Aykroyd

    Ben Bart

  4. Viola Davis

    Viola Davis

    Susie Brown

  5. Lennie James

    Lennie James

    Joe Brown

  6. Fred Melamed

    Fred Melamed

    Syd Nathan

  7. Jill Scott

    Jill Scott

    DeeDee Brown

  8. Octavia Spencer

    Octavia Spencer

    Aunt Honey

  9. Nick Eversman

    Nick Eversman

    Mick Jagger

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Full Cast & Crew

Get on Up
Get on Up

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $30,000,000.00

Revenue $33,448,971.00


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