James Brown Biopic “Get On Up” Trailer

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The James Brown Biopic, Get On Up, is scheduled for release Aug 1, 2014, and the trailer has been released. “42″ star Chadwick Boseman portrays the Godfather of Soul in the film that tells the story of  his impoverished childhood, time in prison and ascendancy to super-stardom.

The story also follows Brown’s mother, played by Viola Davis, who abandoned him at age 6, and his aunt (played by Octavia Spencer), who raised him in a brothel.

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