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Friday Night Lights

In a swamp of based-on-a-true-story sports films, Peter Berg's gritty adaptation of Pulitzer prize-winner H.G. Bissinger's book stands out by virtue of its impressive visual style and the filmmakers' decision not to massage the facts into cliched conflicts… (more)

Released: 2004

Rating: PG-13

User Rating:4.19 out of 5 (31 ratings)

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  • Released: 2004
  • Rating: PG-13
  • User Rating:4.19 out of 5 (31 ratings)
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  • Review: In a swamp of based-on-a-true-story sports films, Peter Berg's gritty adaptation of Pulitzer prize-winner H.G. Bissinger's book stands out by virtue of its impressive visual style and the filmmakers' decision not to massage the facts into cliched conflicts… (more)

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