• Release Date: December 5, 2008
  • Run Time: 1 hr 48 min
  • Rating: R - pervasive language and some sexuality
  • Cast: Adrien Brody, BeyoncĂ© Knowles, Jeffrey Wright
  • Director: Darnell Martin
  • Genre: Documentary, Drama

Synopsis: In 1950s Chicago, Leonard Chess (Adrien Brody) starts his own recording company and launches the careers of Etta James (Beyoncé Knowles), Muddy Waters (Jeffrey Wright) and others.