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Biopics - The Hollywood Staple

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“I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.” That’s a quote from Ray Charles, the legendary musician whose life story supplied the basis for the riveting - and Oscar-winning - biopic Ray, available now on PictureBox.

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Friday Refresh: Ray, Anomaly, Green Street Hooligans & more!

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Billy Bob Thornton kicks off a new batch of titles this weekend with the aptly named Friday Night Lights, a trial-and-tribulation drama set in football-obsessed Texas – where the locals in one small town live for the game every Friday night. All-American style, of course. When the community places pressure on the shoulders of the local team to succeed, nobody feels it more than than the players.

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Friday Refresh: Meet Joe Black, The Guru, Red Dragon & more!

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Do summertime comedies get any better than The Guru? We think not. Jimi Mistry heads for the bright lights of New York City in this starry-eyed sex comedy with a distinctly British flavour. Mistry plays Ramu Gupta, who leaves his homeland of India behind him to seek fame and fortune – but accidentally becoming a Guru spouting new-age philosophy on all manner of carnal topics. Heather Graham and Marisa Tomei are on hand to help him along the way, while one or two fab dance routines and a handful of cracking comic sequences help make this charming comic caper a joy to watch.

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Friday Refresh: Gladiator, Leatherheads, The Money Pit & more!

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Directors have been saying for years that it’s far easier to get a comedian to play straight drama than it is to get the dramatic actor to perform out-and-out comedy – and nowhere could the truth of that be more evident than in Freeze Frame, the Irish psychological thriller starring world-class stand-up Lee Evans.

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