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 name of the teams that faced-off in the football match were the Bakersfield Tigers and the Taft High Rockets. See more
At the football game at the end of the movie, it starts to rain for a while and then it stops. Gigi is shown on the bleachers with wet hair and then a second later her hair dry and fluffy. See more
She's gonna leave me as soon as I fix her car.
you gonna fix it?
Hell no! I love her.
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