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Pirate Radio

The 1960s mantra "Drugs, sex and rock-and-roll" sets sail aboard a floating radio station strategically positioned in international waters, but close enough to be heard on England's shores. Captained by a DJ known as "The Count" (Philip Seymour Hoffman), the illegally broadcasted radio waves capture both the rebellious heart of UK youth and the attention of the stern and controlling British Government. Get the movie review and more. »

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Run Time: 135
Theater Release: 13 Nov 2009
Video Release: 13 Apr 2010
MPAA Rating: R
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Pirate Radio is rated R: for language, and some sexual content including brief nudity.

Director: Richard Curtis
Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Nighy, Nick Frost
Studio: 2009 Focus Features
Website: Official site for Pirate Radio.

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