Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ambitious coach aims at a college position, resulting in a clash which could crush the player's dreams. Written by
Jerry Milani <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
The gridiron player position of Stefan Djordjevic (Tom Cruise
) was defensive half-back. See more
When Stefan signs the contract to play football for Cal Poly in exchange for a full scholarship, Vern Nickerson's name is the only name on the contract and Stefan signs the Notary Public line, with no Notary Public in sight. The "County" on the contract is a correct Pennsylvania county (Cambria) but the contract also says "State of California" when they are obviously in Pennsylvania. See more
You're not God, Nickerson. You're just a typing teacher.
Referenced in Videoclub
(First Bar Scene)
Performed by Tony Orlando
Music and Lyrics by Chips Moman
and Bobby Emmons
Produced by Chips Moman
and Brooks Arthur See more