Cadillac Records is a biographical musical drama film written and directed by Darnell Martin. The film explores the musical era from the early s to the late s, chronicling the life of the influential Chicago-based record-company executive Leonard Chess, and a few of the musicians who recorded for Chess. Biography · Chronicles the rise of Chess Records and its recording artists. In this tale of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 's Chicago, CADILLAC RECORDS follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter and Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.
5 Dec "Cadillac Records" is about the rise and fall of Chess Records, which launched the careers of Muddy Waters, Etta James and Chuck Berry. Leonard Chess scoured the South, checking out the various blues scenes and selling records from the back of his Cadillac. Rating: R (for pervasive language and. : Cadillac Records: Joshua Alscher, Timothy Bellow, Tony Bentley, Tammy Blanchard, Eric Bogosian, Marc Bonan, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Douglas Crosby, Dexter Darden, Veronika Dash, Sean Davis, Eshaya Draper, Shiloh Fernandez, Jill Flint, Erik Frandsen, Gano Grills, Suzette Gunn, Jordan Haynes, William. 3 Dec "Cadillac Records" is an account of the Chess story that depends more on music than history, which is perhaps as it should be. The film is a fascinating record of the evolution of a black musical style, and the tangled motives of the white men who had an instinct for it. The Chess brothers, Leonard and Phil.
Cadillac Records chronicles the rise of Chess Records and its recording artists. In this tale of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in Chicago of the s and 60s, the film follows the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's greatest musical legends. The story of how the blues became popular and gave birth to rock.