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
Haven't you ever done something in your life you wish you could do over again... and this time do it right! After fourteen years, Jack finally has a chance to replay the worst moment of his life. But first, he has to convince Reno that history won't repeat itself.
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Did You Know?
The majority of the movie was filmed in the environs of the real-life Taft Union High School. 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
I will not even dignify that with a reply. I've never paid for it in my life.
He's Sure The Boy I Love
Words and Music by Barry Mann
and Cynthia Weil
Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.
Performed by Gigi and The Blenders See more