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Get On Up

Get On Up

Chadwick Boseman
Director: Tate Taylor Cast: Chadwick Boseman
Chadwick Boseman
, Viola Davis
Viola Davis
, Octavia Spencer
Octavia Spencer
Tate Taylor

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Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in this biopic from Universal Studios and director Tate Taylor (The Help). From a childhood spent in poverty to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, Brown's incredible life story is one of talent, determination, and perseverance. Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger, Victoria Pearman, and Erica Huggins produce a film co-penned in part by Jez and John-Henry Butterworth (Fair Game).

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Product Details

Release Date: 01/06/2015
UPC: 0025192230271
Original Release: 2014
Rating: PG-13
Source: Universal Studios
Region Code: 1
Time: 2:09:00
Sales rank: 3,808

Special Features

Long journey to the screen; Tate Taylor's master class; Chadwick Boseman: Meet Mr. James Brown; The Get On Up family; Feature commentary with Director/Producer Tate Taylor

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Chadwick Boseman James Brown
Viola Davis Susie Brown
Octavia Spencer Aunt Honey
Nelsan Ellis Bobby Byrd
Lennie James Joe Brown
Tika Sumpter Yvonne Fair
Jill Scott DeeDee Brown
Dan Aykroyd Ben Bart
Fred Melamed Syd Nathan
Craig Robinson Maceo Parker
Josh Hopkins Ralph Bass
Brandon Smith Little Richard
Aunjanue Ellis Vicki Anderson
Tariq Trotter Pee Wee Ellis
Aloe Blacc Nafloyd Scott
Keith Robinson Baby Roy
Nick Eversman Mick Jagger
J.D. Evermore Seminar Presenter
Carol Lee Mavis
Cleta Ellington Shirley Buell
Jim Gleason Insurance Salesman
Ahna O'Reilly Reporter
Antonius Charles Black Infantrymen
Donald Watkins Black Infantrymen
Corey Sorenson Pilot
Hunter Burke Soldier
James DuMont Corporal Dooley
Jamarion Scott Little James Brown
Jordan Scott Little James Brown
Stacey Scowley Penelope White
Rena DeAngelo Reno Reporter
Liz Mikel Gertrude Sanders
Aakomon "AJ" Jones Bobby Bennett
Lee George Quinones Lynched Man
Aaron Jay Rome Frankie Avalon
Atkins Estimond Big Junior
Clyde Jones Daddy Grace
Michael Papajohn 1949 Cop
Matt Thompson 1949 Cop
Denzel Reed Big Kid
Phyllis Montana-Leblanc Mrs. Byrd
Julius Tennon Grandpa Byrd
Taura Cherne Sarah Byrd
Kirk Bovill Announcer
Cariella Smith Diner Waitress
Jacinte Blankenship Velma Brown
Sandra Denise Female in Audience
Sheldon Frett Susie's Soldier
Mario J. Radford JB Chauffeur
Joe Blankenship Alan Leeds
Randy Smith Minder
Alvin Edney Teddy Brown
Adrien Scott Robinson Little Christmas Boy
Elliott June Rogers Little Christmas Girl
John Benjamin Hickey Richard
Allison Janney Kathy
Jamell Richardson Jimmy Nolen
Jason Davis Mayor White
Justin Hall Bootsy
David Carzell Catfish
Dominic Thigpen Chicken
Billy Slaughter Pool Cleaner
Heather Bland Dancer
Kenita Coleman Dancer
Jadtrl Christina Heard Dancer
Marc Innis Dancer
Naomi James Dancer
Bri Kraft Dancer
Lindsey Legros Dancer
Chioma Osiah Dancer
Dionne Renee Dancer
Jennifer Marie Slaughter Dancer
Sharmaine Tate Dancer
Ambrya Underwood Dancer
Khadijah Wilson Dancer

Technical Credits
Tate Taylor Director,Producer,Screenwriter
Peter Afterman Executive Producer
Steven Baigelman Original Story,Screenwriter
Kerry Barden Casting
Jez Butterworth Executive Producer,Original Story,Screenwriter
John-Henry Butterworth Executive Producer,Original Story,Screenwriter
Budd Carr Musical Direction/Supervision
Anna Culp Executive Producer
Sharen Davis Costumes/Costume Designer
Cleta Ellington Asst. Director
Stephen Goldblatt Cinematographer
Brian Grazer Producer
Martin Hesselink Animator
Trish Hofmann Executive Producer
Erica Huggins Producer
Mick Jagger Producer
Aakomon "AJ" Jones Choreography
Jason King Sound/Sound Designer
Michael McCusker Editor
Thomas Newman Score Composer
John Norris Executive Producer
Victoria Pearman Producer
Mark Ricker Production Designer
Jesse Rosenthal Art Director
Paul Schnee Casting
Jim Truesdale Set Decoration/Design
Margaret Yen Musical Direction/Supervision

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Get On Up
1. Scene 1 [6:13]
2. Scene 2 [6:00]
3. Scene 3 [8:09]
4. Scene 4 [7:50]
5. Scene 5 [4:58]
6. Scene 6 [7:41]
7. Scene 7 [5:59]
8. Scene 8 [6:37]
9. Scene 9 [5:59]
10. Scene 10 [5:36]
11. Scene 11 [4:40]
12. Scene 12 [5:40]
13. Scene 13 [:15]
14. Scene 14 [7:08]
15. Scene 15 [9:59]
16. Scene 16 [9:14]
17. Scene 17 [8:28]
18. Scene 18 [7:33]
19. Scene 19 [6:16]
20. Scene 20 [6:27]

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