A semi-fictional account of life as a professional (American-style) football player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s. Written by
"Wait till you see the weird part." [USA Theatrical]
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During a training camp in preparation for this movie, any actors or athletes who missed practice were fined. See more
During the climactic game with Chicago, the announcers mentioned several times it was a Championship Game and Dallas lost, their season was over. However, at the end of the movie (a day or so after the game) when Elliott was talking to Maxwell and told him he quit the team, Elliott told Maxwell "Good luck on Sunday." See more
You had better learn how to play the game, and I don't mean just the game of football.
Performed by Chic
Written by Bernard Edwards
& Nile Rodgers
courtesy of Atlantic Records See more