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Weekend Box Office Report: The 'Guardians' Are On Fire

6:52 PM 8/3/2014 by Logan Falk
Guardians of the Galaxy
With the insane, many-month long anticipation of Marvel’s latest film in the Avengers-driven story arc, it is no surprise whatsoever that Guardians of the Galaxy had no trouble whatsoever bringing in incredible earnings, and subsequently conquering the box office. This is as straightforward as weekend charts ever get, so let’s get to it.

New in Theaters: 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'Get On Up'

6:46 PM 8/1/2014 by Logan Falk
Guardians of the Galaxy
This is the big one, ladies and gents. If you spend any time on the internet at all, you’ve probably heard a million and one things about this film already—it’s time to see if it measures up to the considerable hype it has generated over the last several months. Here comes Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.

Latest Trailer For James Brown Biopic Get On Up The Help director Tate Taylor brings us the Godfather Of SoulJames Brown biopic Get On Up already has one trailer out there. While this second promo for Tate Taylor’s film borrows some of the footage, there’s enough new material here to get more of a feel for the movie.

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Watch: A New Trailer & Photos Of James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up'

fb.indiewire.com – It’s taken the story of James Brown’s musical legacy a decade or more to get to the big screen. Spike Lee was adamant about making it, but the biopic fell through his fingers a few years back (with potentially Eddie Murphy in tow, image that?). Perhaps in what might be a safer, more crowd-pleasing an awards-friendly version, Universal is releasing “Get On Up” this summer from Tate Taylor, the director of “The Help,” and Chadwick Boseman, the star of “42,” as the godfather of soul before he was king. 6 years 17 weeks ago via brucelee
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Fifty Shades of Grey and ID4 2 delayed, plus release date changes for Dracula Untold and Get on Up

joblo.com – I know this is going to just break all of your hearts, but it looks like you're going to have to wait a little longer to experience the deep eroticism of the FIFTY SHADES OF GREY film. Universal Pictures has done some release date shuffling, and chief among them is Sam Taylor-Johnson's film version of E.L. 6 years 34 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Dan Aykroyd, Jill Scott Join James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up' (Exclusive)

feedproxy.google.com – Chadwick Boseman is starring as the iconic singer in the drama directed by Tate Taylor. 6 years 36 weeks ago via brucelee
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'Treme' Star James DuMont Joins James Brown Biopic 'Get on Up' (Exclusive)

thewrap.com – Veteran character actor James DuMont has joined the cast of Universal and Imagine’s James Brown biopic “Get On Up,” TheWrap has learned. Chadwick Boseman stars as the Godfather of Soul, and he’ll be joined by Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer and Nelsan Ellis, as TheWrap first reported. Also Read: Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer Eyed for James Brown Biopic From ‘The Help’ Director (Exclusive) Tate Taylor (“The Help”) is directing the movie from a script by Jez & John-Henry Butterworth and Steven Baigelman. 6 years 37 weeks ago via jetli
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'True Blood's Nelsan Ellis Gets Key Role In James Brown Pic 'Get On Up'

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Nelsan Ellis has been set to play Bobby Byrd, James Brown’s longtime friend and musical collaborator in the Tate Taylor-directed Get On Up for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures. Imagine’s Brian Grazer is producing with Jagged Films’ Mick Jagger. It’s a big role in the film behind Brown, who’s being played by Chadwick Boseman. 6 years 37 weeks ago via brucelee

Get On Up

Posted October 5th, 2013 by Binh Ngo

In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award®-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42’s Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.

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Get On Up

Get On Up
In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award®-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42’s Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking...
Tate Taylor
PG-13
138mins
August 01, 2014
Distribution
Drama, Musical