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Remember the Titans (2000)

PG  |   |  Biography, Drama, Sport  |  29 September 2000 (USA)
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The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.

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Suburban Virginia schools have been segregated for generations, in sight of the Washington Monument over the river in the nation's capital. One Black and one White high school are closed and the students sent to T.C. Williams High School under federal mandate to integrate. The year is seen through the eyes of the football team where the man hired to coach the Black school is made head coach over the highly successful white coach. Based on the actual events of 1971, the team becomes the unifying symbol for the community as the boys and the adults learn to depend on and trust each other. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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Biography | Drama | Sport

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Rated PG for thematic elements and some language | See all certifications »

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29 September 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Duelo de Titãs  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£276,680 (UK) (9 February 2001)

Gross:

ESP 243,785,332 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Opened with a gross of $20.905m in the USA and stopped September 2000 from being one of the worst months for movies ever. See more »

Goofs

During the montage of games the song "Long Cool Woman" is dedicated to the Titans as if it were being played on the radio. The song was released February 1972 which is after football season ends. See more »

Quotes

[Three seperate situations happening at the same time]
Coach Boone: [Talking to official] Ref! He's lining up offsides! Look, he's *lining* up offsides!
Official: [ignoring Coach Boone]
Coach Ed Henry: [talking to player] Twins right, 99 Z. Go!
Coach Boone: [to Official] Ref! I *know* you can see him, you've got eyes!
Official: [still ignoring Coach Boone]
Coach Ed Henry: [talking to different player] Gun right, 84 stat! And tell Tommy to watch the free safety.
Coach Yoast: [talking to Blue] Get back in there! You know what I'm talking about. You can't be afraid of him!
Coach Boone: [...]
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Crazy Credits

Home movies are shown of each person, when they state what happened to them after the '71 season. See more »

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References Thieves' Highway (1949) See more »

Soundtracks

Long Cool Woman (In a Black Dress)
Written by Allan Clarke, Roger Greenaway, and Roger Cook
Arranged and Conducted by John Scott (as Johnny Scott)
Produced by Ron Richman and The Hollies
Performed by The Hollies
Courtesy of 'EMI Records [gb]'
Under License from EMI Film & Television Music
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A powerful inspirational film
30 January 2005 | by (Fort Lauderdale, USA) – See all my reviews

Remember the Titans is much more than a story about a high school football team. It is a true story about two men who overcome their differences and help an entire town deal with frustration, anger, and mistrust. Herman Boone (Denzel Washington) is the head coach of the football team at the black high school while Bill Yoast (Will Patton) is the head coach of the football team at the white high school. In 1971 the high schools are integrated and Coach Boone is chosen to become the head coach of the football team while Coach Yoast is demoted to assistant coach.

Remember the Titans is a powerful film with incredible performances by both Denzel Washington and Will Patton.


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