A new trailer has been released for the James Brown biopic "Get On Up."

Due in theaters August 1, the anticipated movie stars Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Jill Scott, Nelsan Ellis and more.

In the clip below, "Get On Up" captures a portion of James Brown's childhood and relationship with his mother, played by Viola Davis.

"Get On Up" opens in theaters August 1.