Jack Dundee is a meek banker living in Taft, California. He constantly thinks about the 1972 high school football game between Taft and powerhouse Bakersfield. Dundee fumbled a perfect pass from quarterback and friend Reno Hightower, and the game ended in a tie. He wants to replay the game, but has trouble convincing Reno and the town to replay the game. So Jack resorts to desperate measures to make the game reality. Written by
A comedy about life, hope, and getting even.
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Did You Know?
The name of the teams that faced-off in the football match were the Bakersfield Tigers and the Taft High Rockets. See more
During The Final game, after the rain has began and then stopped falling, Hightower's jersey is covered in mud while on the field, but on the sidelines it is white. See more
All those that think Jack's proposition is sprinkled with horseshit, signify by saying "aye."
The ayes are above the nos.
References NFL Monday Night Football
Don't Say Nothin' Bad (About My Baby)
Words and Music by Gerry Goffin
and Carole King
Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.
Performed by Gigi and The Blenders See more