Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.
A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.
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
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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 »
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 »
[Three seperate situations happening at the same time]
[Talking to official]
Ref! He's lining up offsides! Look, he's *lining* up offsides!
[ignoring Coach Boone]
Coach Ed Henry:
[talking to player]
Twins right, 99 Z. Go!
Ref! I *know* you can see him, you've got eyes!
[still ignoring Coach Boone]
Coach Ed Henry:
[talking to different player]
Gun right, 84 stat! And tell Tommy to watch the free safety.
[talking to Blue]
Get back in there! You know what I'm talking about. You can't be afraid of him!
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Home movies are shown of each person, when they state what happened to them after the '71 season. See more »
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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