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Friday Night Lights (2004)

PG-13
118 min | Action, Drama, Sport

Based on H.G. Bissinger's book, which profiled the economically depressed town of Odessa, Texas and their heroic high school football team, The Permian High Panthers.
Director
Writers
Buzz Bissinger (book "Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream") (as H.G. Bissinger) | David Aaron Cohen (screenplay) | Peter Berg (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Tobias A. Schliessler (as Tobias Schliessler)
Production Designer
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Box Office
Budget
$ 30,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 20,269,025
Gross (USA)
$ 61,255,921
Gross (World)
$ 61,950,770
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Release date
Oct 8, 2004 (United States)

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Billy Bob Thornton
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7.3 / 10 | 52,981 votes