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Telling lives

Why are so many biopics coming to theaters? Because when this tricky genre is done right, truth can be stronger than fiction.

By Louise Kennedy
Globe Staff / November 21, 2004

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From the epic, sprawling battles of "Alexander" to the smaller but truer skirmishes of the heart in "Kinsey," from the treacle of "Finding Neverland" to the syrupy fizz of "Ray," we're having a biopic moment. (Full article: 1449 words)

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