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Touchback (2011)

 -  Drama | Family | Fantasy  -  13 April 2012 (USA)
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A man looks back 15 years to the injury that ended his career as a promising high-school football player.

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Scott Murphy
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Coach Hand
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Thelma
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Hall
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Jenny
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Sasha
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Pierson
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Todd
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Coldwater Football Player #64 / Student
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Rodriguez
Steve Turner ...
Gig
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Krista
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Jamie
Bryan Price ...
Norman
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On the game winning play of the biggest game of his life, the best High School Football player in the nation injures his knee and destroys his dreams of a college and professional career. But fifteen years later, he receives the opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to go back and change history. Written by Hannibal Pictures

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Would you give up everything you love for a shot at everything you've ever wanted?

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Drama | Family | Fantasy | Sport

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Rated PG-13 for some mature thematic elements | See all certifications »

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13 April 2012 (USA)  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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$66,993 (USA) (13 April 2012)

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$204,068 (USA) (18 May 2012)
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When Scott wakes up and tries to start his truck, the fuel gauge needle can clearly be seen showing a full tank. In the next seen after the truck won't start - a second or two later - the needle is on empty. See more »

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Coach Hand: Do you know what the future is Scott? The future is just a bunch of what you do right now strung together. And what you are doing now is giving up. And trust me there is no future in that. Scott, I hope you don't give up this easy in life, because it gets a hell of a lot harder than football.
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An incredible twist to your everyday sports movie!
4 April 2012 | by (Cleveland, Ohio) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie! A must see! Honestly, I would not have paid to see it because the trailer was extremely hokey, which is why I am grateful to have been given the opportunity to see a free advanced screening of it. The trailed does this movie little if any justice.

It usually takes a lot for me to like a movie, and I consider myself a tough critic of both acting skills and story lines/plots. This movie excelled in both areas! I even shed a few tears, which is a rarity! Don't be fooled by the lack of promotions, or noise about this movie. I plan on purchasing it on DVD once its released. =)

Take your friends and family to this enjoyable and heart-felt movie! You won't be disappointed! =)


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