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 film with a catch (or two).
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Did You Know?
The big night-game of gridiron was shot at the Moorpark Memorial High School in Moorpark, California. See more
Robin Williams uniform before the end of the movie is slightly dirty then when he is called into the game it is clean See more
You better watch it, Dr. Death! I'm pretty damn fast for a Caucasian.
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(They Long To Be) Close To You
Lyrics by Hal David
-Music by Burt Bacharach
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