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'Friday Night Lights' director says his son won't be playing football

Peter Berg, the writer/director/actor/producer behind both the film and television versions of Friday Night Lights, has pulled his own son away from the game that he helped so many fall in love with. 220 more words


'Friday Night Lights' director is no longer letting his son play football

There’s been plenty of controversy surrounding the NFL the past few weeks — the Ray Rice domestic abuse scandal, CBS pulling a Rihanna track from its pre-game show — but… 221 more words


Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, And 15 Facts About 'Friday Night Lights' You Never Knew

Kyle Chandler’s birthday is later this week, which is ostensibly our excuse to write about Friday Night Lights. But the truth is, we should never… 840 more words


Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor (2013)
★★★ / ★★★★

A four-man reconnaissance team (Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch, Mark Wahlberg, Ben Foster) is assigned capture and kill Ahmad Shah, a Taliban leader known to have murdered U.S. 575 more words




Writer /director Peter Berg hits all the marks with this incredibly intense and moving action/drama based on true events in Afghanistan. The film’s story sends a four man SEAL team (Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsh and Ben Foster) behind enemy lines to track a Taliban leader for capture. 346 more words

Bare Bones

and then there was one

/// brutal retelling paints by bloody numbers