Abel, the solitary, solitary grounds keeper of a high school football field, becomes the unlikely mentor for a struggling teen.

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Cast

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Abel
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Seth
Richard Dillard ...
Coach Chalmers
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Katie
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Cary
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Mary
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Netty
Joe Ward ...
Keith
Trent Moore ...
Pastor Daniels
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Billy (as William Buchanan)
Susan Mansur ...
Rose
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Ms. Hernández
Brittney Karbowski ...
Stacy
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Courtney
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Mr. Gates
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Abel, the solitary, solitary grounds keeper of a high school football field, becomes the unlikely mentor for a struggling teen.

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Sometimes the heroes are on the sidelines

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Rated PG for thematic elements, brief violence and a smoking image
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15 September 2012 (USA)  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1
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Goofs

After Seth evaluates Netty's Chevelle, he tells him, while holding the radiator hose, that his transmission is shot and then proceeds to tell him that to fix it, a used block will cost him around $800 or $900. When mechanics refer to the "block" they are referring to the engine. The engine and transmission are completely separate. See more »

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Take A Chance On Me
Written by Jeff Toyne and 'Miriam Jones'
Performed by 'Miriam Jones'
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Real Movie with Real Scriptural Reference
16 January 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I like the real dialog. The awkward moments and the fact that there are families out there that face these situations is unique to see on the screen. There are situations where teens are faced with adult life---times they aren't prepared for. I hope people see this and realize the opportunities they have to love their neighbors and make a difference. Kevin Sorbo does a great job and Samuel Davis has the tools to take the next step in the movie industry. Great watch for families lending to the opportunity to talk about real life moments and how God is there for them. I'm not a huge advocate of the dating model, but this movie is done well. There are no inappropriate scenes to fast forward through and this was refreshing. I recommend the film and will highlight it on my radio show. God will bless through this program.


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