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Trivia

Leonard Chess' brother, Philip, was his partner in both the night club and Chess Records. However, Philip is never mentioned throughout the film, and only appears in Chess Record scenes.
Billy "Roquel" Davis produced Etta James' records for Chess, not the Chess brothers.
Arranger Riley Hampton, who orchestrated all of Etta's Chess hits, including "At Last," is not mentioned anywhere in the film.
Matt Dillon was originally meant to play Leonard Chess but ultimately couldn't do the movie. Adrien Brody replaced him.

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Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Connections | Soundtracks

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