A year after Hurricane Katrina, Al Collins, a high school basketball coach in Marrero, Louisiana, assembles a team of players who had previously attended five different schools before the disaster and leads them on the path to the state championships. Written by
They Turned a Tragedy Into a Triumph.
8 December 2009 (USA)
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Was filmed April-June 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana, and was set to be theatrically released in early 2009, but due to the financial troubles of the Weinstein Company, it saw a straight-to-DVD release on February 9, 2010. See more
During the first few plays of the State Championship, one of the Patriots passes is stolen and taken down the court. The player with the ball then lobs the ball to a player wearing a #22 jersey, who then dunks it. When the camera zooms in on the player the jersey number has changed to #21. See more
Ball Don't Lie
Written by Christian Salyer
(as Cadence Blaze) and Allen Maldonado
Performed by DawOne
Courtesy of 5 Alarm Music See more