Get On Up: The Story Behind the James Brown Movie

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    An inside look at the new James Brown movie, Get On Up, with a foreword by Mick Jagger, introduction by director Tate Taylor, and exclusive photos from the set.

    Award-winning filmmakers, cast and crew, share tales of the long road to bringing this astonishing story of survival to the screen.

    Join them on-set in Mississippi and feel the beat that propelled James Brown from impoverished childhood to superstar status as the Godfather of Soul.

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