MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,256 this week

Greater (2015)

(voting begins after release)

The story of Brandon Burlsworth, possibly the greatest walk-on in the history of college football.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Coming Soon

In theaters 2015.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3430 titles
created 30 Jan 2012
 
a list of 4249 titles
created 05 May 2013
 
a list of 228 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 313 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Greater" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Greater.

Production Notes from IMDbPro

Status: Post-production | See complete list of  »
Updated: 30 June 2014
More Info: See more production information about this title on IMDbPro.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama | Family

The journey of a woman scientist who, at the end of times, discovers that true Faith can bring Miracles.

Director: Daniel Anghelcev
Stars: Diana Angelson, Jason London, Quinton Aaron
Valley Inn (2014)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Valley Inn tells the story of Emily Mason, a New Jersey college student, who finds herself in a dusty dying small southern town, a thousand miles from home, selling Christian books ... See full summary »

Directors: Kim Swink, Chris Spencer
Stars: Joey Lauren Adams, David Lansbury, Natalie Canerday
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Freemont Gordon isn't passionate about his successful Architecture job in Los Angeles. After he turns 30, he finds his job isn't enough and he quits and goes on a road trip. Along the way, ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Hampson
Stars: Corbin Bernsen, Richard Karn, Cassie Self
Family | Romance

This is the story of Angelica, a 16 year-old girl who's battling a rare kind of cancer called Myelodysplastic Syndrome, her struggles to try to live a normal life, and her hopes of finding her first true love before it's too late.

Director: Rudy Luna
Stars: Dean Cain, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Quinton Aaron
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Christopher Severio ...
Brandon Burlsworth
...
Marty Burlsworth
...
Barbara
...
Leo
...
The Farmer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Coach Ford
...
Coach Aaron
...
Coach Bender
...
Anthony Lucas
...
Pastor Rick
Scott Thomson ...
Dan Huber
...
Coach Crane
...
Nathan Ward
...
Ashley
...
Vickie Burlsworth
Edit

Storyline

Brandon Burlsworth is perhaps the greatest walk-on in the history of college football. Brandon had always dreamed of playing for the Arkansas Razorbacks, but was considered too short and too fat to play Division I. Undeterred, Brandon took a big risk and walked on in 1994. Written off by fellow teammates and coaches, Brandon displayed dogged determination in the face of staggering odds. An extremely devoted Christian, Brandon never cursed or drank. He was genuinely humble and low-key. He worked harder than anybody, on and off the field, becoming the first Razorback to earn a Bachelor's "and" Master's degree while still playing. The overly-fat kid who was once an embarrassment to his teammates and an annoyance to his coaches, ended up becoming the most respected player in the history of the program, changing the lives of all he touched. Eleven days after being drafted into the NFL, Brandon was tragically killed in a car accident, crushing all who knew him. Brandon was "too good to be ...

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Greater: The Brandon Burlsworth Story  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

Message Boards

Recent Posts
chris Severio dliles8017
Adam Scarimbolo dliles8017
Texas Battle covino2000-1
Discuss Greater (2015) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?