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?
Iselin Hall, where Greene says he will meet whoever made the sign with the swastika, is named after the Communist-hunting right-wing senator in The Manchurian Candidate
(1962), John Iselin. See more
When David Greene goes outside in the rain to wait for whoever made the sign with the swastika on it, you can see the rain is falling diagonally from two different directions. See more
True story, last weekend there was a religious revival at Madison Square Garden. Bishop Fulton Sheen made such a stirring speech that 10,000 people converted to Catholicism. Then Billy Graham got up and did some inspired preaching and 10,000 people converted to Protestantism, then to close the program, Pat Boone got up and sang "There's A Gold Mine In The Sky" and 20,000 Jews joined the Air Force!
References The Shadow
Smokey Joe's Cafe
by Jerry Leiber
and Mike Stoller
Performed by The Robins
Courtesy of Atlantic Records Corp.
by arrangement with Warner Special Products See more