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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. 'Get On Up' Premiere: Chadwick Boseman Initially 'Didn't Want to Try' Playing James Brown

    9:58 pm 7/21/2014

    The "42" star took on the daunting task of playing the Godfather of Soul by working hard and taking things "one step at a time," his co-stars and director Tate Taylor told THR at the Universal biopic's debut at Harlem's Apollo Theater.Read more

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  7. Mick Jagger Opens Up About L'Wren Scott Death, Saying It's Been a 'Very Hard Year' (Video)

    6:47 am 7/18/2014

    The Rolling Stones frontman was joined on NBC's "Today" by the cast, director and producers of the upcoming James Brown biopic "Get On Up" and talked about what they loved about the Godfather of Soul.Read more

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  8. In the Wrong Theater? Blame Summer's Confusing Movie Titles

    9:10 am 7/3/2014

    Even AMC Burbank mixed things up this week, putting up a digital poster of Oscar-nominated 2006 documentary "Deliver Us From Evil" instead of the new horror film "Deliver Us From Evil." Read more

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  9. New 'Get on Up' Trailer: James Brown Overcomes Family Drama to Find Success (Video)

    1:58 pm 5/28/2014

    "42" star Chadwick Boseman sings and dances in the latest look at Universal's upcoming biopic.Read more

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  10. 'Get On Up' Trailer

    9:35 am 3/14/2014

    Chadwick Boseman stars in Tate Taylor's drama based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul James Brown. The film with an all-star cast including Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd and Nelsan Ellis is set to hit theaters on Aug. 1. Read more

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