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Searching for Sugar Man may not quite be, as director Malik Bendjelloul excitedly proclaims in the making of Blu-ray extra, the greatest story you'll ever hear, but it is an ultra-fun one, told by the director with style in his movie directing debut. The Best Documentary Feature finalist at this year's Academy Awards tells the story of Sixto Rodriguez, an American folk singer who recorded two little-known albums in the early '70s and would have faded into obscurity if not for the seriously geeky and dedicated interest of some South African fans. Mix all those crazy elements together, and you have a rousing tale that would be hard to believe if it all weren't amazingly true.  Hit the jump for a review of Searching for Sugar Man on Blu-ray. Bendjelloul's movie, which you can tell from the start is a labor of love, is equal parts musical biopic (though »

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