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122 Ratings

Get on Up

Directed by Tate Taylor
United States, 2014
Biography, Drama


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

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Get on Up Directed by Tate Taylor

Awards & Festivals

Village Voice Film Poll

2014 | Nominee: Best Actor

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 | Nominee: Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture

New York Film Critics

2014 | Winner: Best Use of Music

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2015 | Winner: Virtuoso Award

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