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  1. How 'Get On Up' Gets James Brown's Manager Wrong

    9:00 am 8/3/2014

    The son of Brown's manager and the head of his former agency say what really happened.Read more

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  2. Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Amazes With Record $94.3M U.S. Debut

    7:37 am 8/3/2014

    UPDATED: The quirky superhero tentpole easily rockets to the top August debut of all time in North America, as well as scoring the third-best launch of the year so far; overseas, it earns $67.4 million for a global opening of $161.7 million.Read more

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  3. Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Zooms to $37.8M Friday for Likely $92M Debut

    7:34 am 8/2/2014

    UPDATED: The critically acclaimed tentpole nabs an A CinemaScore from moviegoers; James Brown biopic "Get On Up" opens at No. 3 with a $4.9 million Friday.Read more

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  4. Who Is the New Denzel? Hollywood Struggles to Launch Next Black Stars

    6:00 am 8/1/2014

    As "Get On Up" hits theaters, all eyes are on the next generation.Read more

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  5. 'Get On Up': What the Critics Are Saying

    5:30 am 8/1/2014

    Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in 'The Help' director Tate Taylor's biopic, produced by Mick Jagger.Read more

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  6. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'Get On Up' and More

    1:26 am 8/1/2014

    See what THR's critics are saying about the Marvel space opera and the James Brown biopic, plus the Selena Gomez comedy "Behaving Badly," the James Franco-directed drama "Child of God" and the David Duchovny-Hope Davis starrer "Louder Than Words."Read more

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  7. Box Office Shocker: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Eyes $95M-Plus Debut

    12:00 am 8/1/2014

    UPDATED: The galactic superhero tentpole earned $11.2 million Thursday night alone, besting the $10.2 million earned in early April by fellow Marvel title "Captain America: The Winter Soldier."Read more

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  8. Michael Apted Gives ‘Bending the Light' Doc a Human Touch for Canon (Video)

    11:22 am 7/31/2014

    "I didn’t want to make a technical film; I wanted to give it human context," Apted tells THR of his doc, which premieres at the Traverse City Film Festival.Read more

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  9. 'True Blood's' Nelsan Ellis on Series Finale and Favorite Lafayette Moments (Q&A)

    10:15 am 7/29/2014

    The actor promises "a happy ending" for his character's new relationship when the series concludes.Read more

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  10. Mick Jagger and Brian Grazer Praise James Brown, 'Get on Up' Featurette

    9:54 am 7/24/2014

    The two producers along with director Tate Taylor share why they wanted to do a feature on the life of the legendary soul singer. "Mick Jagger and I are thrilled to be producing 'Get On Up, it is true story, completely inspirational," says Grazer. "We are celebrating his life and his accomplishments."Read more

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