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Feature Film | 2008 | Biography, Drama, Music, Period, Romance | USA

Project data

Length of movie109 min

    Brief synopsis

    In this tale of sex, violence, race, and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, "Cadillac Records" follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Adrien BrodyLeonard Chess [L]
    Beyoncé KnowlesEtta James [L]
    Jeffrey WrightMuddy Waters [L]


    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyAnastas N. Michos
    Castingcasting directorKim Hardin
    Costume Departmentcostume designerJohnetta Boone
    Director's DepartmentdirectorDarnell Martin
    Director's Departmentdirector (dubbing) Erik Paulsen
    EditingeditorPeter C. Frank
    MusiccomposerTerence Blanchard
    Production Designproduction designerLinda Burton
    Screenplaydubbing script writer Erik Paulsen

    Production companies

    LightWave Entertainment [us]
    Parkwood Pictures [us]