17 hrs ago
The Chronicle Herald
Movie review: Chadwick Boseman brings James Brown to life in Get On Up
Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown with Dan Aykroyd as Ben Bart, the head of Brown's agency, Universal Attractions, in Get On Up.
23 hrs ago
Sag Harbor Online
The Curtain Rises Early on Get on Up in East Hampton
Get on Up opens this week at the UA East Hampton Cinema 6 at a special time, 8 p.m. on Thursday night, an indication that the much-anticipated James Brown biopic is getting special treatment.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Mr. Dynamite explodes on the screen
THE GODFATHER of Soul. Mr. Dynamite. Soul Brother No. 1. And who can forget . . . The Hardest Working Man in Show Business.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Chadwick Boseman an 'excellent' choice for James Brown biopic
Brian Grazer, second from left, Mick Jagger, second from right, and Chadwick Boseman, right at the New York premiere of "Get On Up" at The Apollo Theater, July 21, 2014.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
'Get on Up' Actor Chadwick Boseman Talks James Brown Boss Moves
It has been a long time coming for the James Brown biopic. As explained by producer, Brian Grazer, it took more than 10 years to get the effort green lit and accepted by Hollywood.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces James Brown Film Series
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business .
Tue Jul 22, 2014
'The Blues Brothers' is an enjoyable film
Chicago is one of those cities that inspires enormous affection. In several recently reviewed films, such as "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Life Itself," the windy city's musical culture is evoked, although there is no movie that offers a grander celebration of Chicago and its environs and musical traditions than " The Blues Brothers ," from 1980.
Editorial: Memories add strength to fabric of suburbs
The Blues Mobile makes its way down Phil's Beach in Wauconda during filming of the "The Blues Brothers" 35 years ago.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Dan Aykroyd Opens Late Night Show With James Brown Tribute
Actor Dan Aykroyd made quite an entrance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in America on Friday night by performing one of his favourite James Brown tunes with rock 'n' roll veteran Bobby Rush .
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Directed by Ed Hunt Written by Ed Hunt and Barry Pearson 1981, Region A, 85 minutes, Rated R Blu-ray released on July 8th, 2014 Starring: Lori Lethin as Joyce Elizabeth Hoy as Debbie Billy Jacoby as Curtis Andy Freeman as Steven K.C. Martel as Timmy Julie Brown as Beverly Susan Strasberg as Miss Davis Jose Ferrer as Doctor Debbie and her friends ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
'Blues Brothers' Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi are back in black tonight at the Alabama...
Dan Aykroyd, left, starred as Elwood Blues and John Belushi played "Joliet" Jake Blues in the 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers."
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Wauconda remembers 'The Blues Brothers' shot in town 35 years ago
It was early September 1979, and the actors were in town filming "The Blues Brothers" -- the John Landis-directed, cameo-filled movie that's arguably the greatest musical-action-comedy ever made.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
SNL Legend Dan Aykroyd Coming to the North Shore
Comedy legend Dan Aykroyd will be signing bottles of his Crystal Head Vodka on Friday, July 25 at Kappy's in Peabody.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
New Johnny Winter Album To Feature Eric Clapton, Joe Perry and Billy Gibbons
'Step Back,' produced by Winter sideman Paul Nelson and due September 2 via Megaforce Records, is Winter's first recording since a massive career-spanning compilation set earlier this year - and the follow up to 2011's 'Roots.'