This collection of feature films inspired by and about popular music complements the America’s Music film and discussion series.
Hollywood's Music film series
Monday, April 15, 2013
6:30pm @ Central Library

A fictionalized account of the founding of Chicago’s Chess Records and the blues giants – Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Etta James, Chuck Berry, Howlin’ Wolf – who made up its roster of talent. With Adrian Brody, Mos Def, Beyonce Knowles, Jeffrey Wright, Cedric the Entertainer. (109 minutes; R)

Kansas City Public Library Beta