Get On Up PG-13

The Funk Don't Quit
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 9 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: January 6, 2015
  • Originally Released: 2014
  • Label: Universal Studios
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: 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
  • Dual Layer
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French, Spanish
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
    • Subtitles - English, French, Spanish

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Entertainment Reviews:

Certified Fresh79%

Total Count: 164


User Ratings: 25,276
Rating: 2/5 -- The music gives you some big, sugar-rush moments, but it's a disappointing response to one of pop culture's most brilliant and complicated figures. Full Review
Nov 20, 2014
4 stars out of 5 -- Energising, stylish and engrossing....Boseman is brilliant...
Nov 14, 2014
Rating: 2/5 -- There's more drama in one track from Live at the Apollo than 139 long minutes of this. Full Review
Little White Lies
Nov 21, 2014
Rating: 2.5/5 -- If it weren't for the magnetic, utterly watchable central performance from a prolific Chadwick Boseman, Get On Up would be a miserly, unapologetically sterilized biopic. Full Review
Aug 30, 2019
Rating: 4/5 -- The film tapers off in its final reel, ending on a conventional note -- but not before it has done its best to capture its subject in all his manic and absurd glory. Full Review
Independent (UK)
Nov 21, 2014
Chadwick Boseman gives a startling and galvanic performance. Full Review
New Yorker
Sep 5, 2014
Whenever producers weakly say they couldn't find good Black actresses for roles that usually end up going to white women, I can't help thinking of all the talented Black women going to waste in films like this one. Full Review
Bitch Flicks
Mar 12, 2019

Product Description:

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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  • UPC: 025192230271
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