Hollywood Movie about Chess Records

Cadillac Records is a biographical movie about Leonard Chess, founder of Chicago-based Chess Records. Besides Academy Award winner Adrien Brody as Chess, the movie stars Mos Def (as Chuck Berry), Jeffrey Wright (as Muddy Waters) and Beyoncé (as Etta James).
The movie comes to U.S. theatres on December 5th, European dates to follow in 2009. Its soundtrack is supposed to feature four cover-versions by Beyoncé, including Etta James' At Last.

Published on November 11, 2008

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