Get on Up

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Get on Up

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Sheldon Frett

Susie's Soldier

Jacinte Blankenship

Velma Brown

Cariella Smith

Diner Waitress

Kirk Bovill

Announcer

Storyline

On route to the stage, singer James Brown recalls a life with a turbulent childhood where music was his only constructive release for his passions. A chance demonstration of that in prison led to a new friend who helped get him out and into a musical career. With his fire and creative daring, Brown became a star who defiantly created new possibilities in show business both on and behind the stage in face of racism and conventional thinking. Along the way, James would also ... more


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Sandy

Karma70197

Grade

B+

COMMENT FOR "GET ON UP."26 May 2015

Good biography about the godfather of soul.

Sandy

Karma70197

Grade

B+

COMMENT FOR "GET ON UP."26 May 2015

Good biography about the godfather of soul.

sally

Karma35876

Grade

A+

good movie23 February 2015

good movie

MovieBC

Karma75759

Grade

A+

Great Musical Biopic09 February 2015

The Fawky comment below says it all. This is one you have to see.

Fawky

Karma66700

Grade

B+

The funk is strong in this one17 November 2014

Energising, stylish and engrossing, although its scattershot chronology and egocentric approach might not be to everyone's taste. Still, Boseman is brilliant - it would be madness if he isn't among the Oscar runners this season.

James Brown prided himself on many things — humility was hardly... more

madbull

Karma131705

Grade

C+

Don't know what the hold up is but....11 November 2014

we cannot find a decent copy of this one anywhere without those damn annoying ass Jap Caps! They are just not releasing this one anywhere. Will continue to wait for a copy without the subtitles!

williaml

Karma7735

Grade

A+

really enjoyed29 October 2014

james brown the godfather of soul

Dave

Karma145848

Grade

A+

Get on Up20 October 2014

My crew liked this film. James Brown forever!

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