Based on the true story of a small-town Indiana team that made the state finals in 1954, this movie chronicles the attempts of a coach with a spotty past, and the town's basketball-loving drunk to lead their high school team to victory. Written by
Thomas Pluck <email@example.com>
It'll go straight to your heart.
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In the locker room prior to the start of the state championship game, the coach is seen writing on the chalk board. At the top of the board he has clearly misspelled the word "penetration" as "penetraetion". See more
[to shorter player
Didn't know they grew 'em so small on the farm.
Director David Anspaugh is credited as Jack Nemo in the edited (and disowned by Anspaugh) television cut. See more
Butler War Song
Composed by John Heiney
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