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 movie is based on the personal experiences of writer and TV producer Dick Wolf
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In the dance in the school gym, one of the wall decorations is a poster for Gone with the Wind
- showing the now-famous poster art designed for the 1960s re-release of that film. See more
Davey! Davey you're here.
He's not going off to war, only Massachusetts, huh?
Referenced in Rewind This!
Rock Around The Clock
by James E. Myers
(as Jimmy DeKnight) and Max Freedman
(as Max Friedman) See more