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>
He had a dream but the dream had begun to sour...busting to break out he had to make...
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Did You Know?
The director wanted Lea Thompson
and Tom Cruise
to go undercover to remember what high school was like. They went to separate schools, and while Cruise was spotted after just one day because someone recognized him from Taps
(1981), Thompson went four days, was asked out by many guys and got caught smoking. 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 poured garbage on me, my wife and my little girl.
Have I Done Anything At All (To Make You Love Me Today)
(Second Bar Scene)
Performed by Toni Wine
Music and Lyrics by Bobby Emmons
Produced by Chips Moman See more