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A Possibly Whitewashed James Brown Film Pulls in $14 Million at the Box Office

A Possibly Whitewashed James Brown Film Pulls in $14 Million at the Box Office

by Jamilah King on August 4 2014, 10:11AM

“Our entire history has been given over to white writers,” says one black screenwriter.

Topics: Culture

Will the James Brown Biopic Truly Capture the Godfather of Soul?

Will the James Brown Biopic Truly Capture the Godfather of Soul?

by Jamilah King on August 1 2014, 7:00AM

The new James Brown film is one of a handful that revisit the legacies of pioneering African-American musicians. But will their political legacies be sanitized in the process?

Topics: Arts & Culture

Before You See the New James Brown Movie, Watch This 1964 Performance Play

Before You See the New James Brown Movie, Watch This 1964 Performance

by Jamilah King on July 30 2014, 2:12PM

Predictably, he kills it.

Topics: Culture

Watch the Trailer for James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up,' Starring Chadwick Boseman Play

Watch the Trailer for James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up,’ Starring Chadwick Boseman

by Jamilah King on March 14 2014, 11:33AM

The film hits theaters this summer.

Topics: Culture

Jackie Robinson Actor to Star in James Brown Biopic

Jackie Robinson Actor to Star in James Brown Biopic

by Jamilah King on August 27 2013, 2:01PM

The Godfather of Soul’s got a story to tell. And Hollywood’s about to tell it.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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