David Green is brought into a prestigious 1950s school to help their football team to beat the school's old rivals. David, however, is from a working class background, so he isn't really "one of them", but he's very successful at making friends. David is a Jew, and has to keep this a secret from his friends for fear of being rejected. Written by
Just Because You're Accepted Doesn't Mean You Belong.
Did You Know?
The scene shot at Skip's Blue Moon Diner was filmed in Gardner, Massachusetts. See more
In the dance in the school gym, one of the wall decorations is a poster for Gone with the Wind
(1939) - showing the now-famous poster art designed for the 1960s re-release of that film. See more
I'd like to forget this whole thing ever happened.
No sir. You're never going to forget this happened, because I'm going to stay here. And every time you see me, you'll remember that it happened. You used me for football. I'll use you to get into Harvard.
Referenced in Game On: Martin's Baby
To Each His Own
by Jay Livingston
and Ray Evans See more