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
Stefan takes his plaid shirt off twice in the locker room before practice. See more
You're not God, Nickerson. You're just a typing teacher.
(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