Coach Frank Cavanaugh returns to college football after World War I, then gradually goes blind.
Did You Know?
Some cast members in studio records/casting call lists did not appear or were not identifiable in the movie. These were (with their character names, if any): Frank Puglia
(French major), 'Ian Wolfe' (Professor Runnymead), John Hamilton
(Dean), Lee Phelps
and Wilbur Mack
. See more
In the Fordham=NYU game the announcer reports that Fordham scores a touchdown, putting them ahead 13-0. Watching the visual image, however, clearly shows that the player is stopped 3 or 4 yards short of the touchdown, and the crowd does not respond to any touchdown. See more
RKO Pictures wishes to gratefully acknowledge the gracious cooperation of ... and Major Frank Cavanaugh's legion of friends and admirers. See more
Music and Lyrics by Allan M. Hirsch
Adapted from "La Hoola Boola" (1898)
Written by Bob Cole
and Billy Johnson
Played by a band at a Boston College-Yale University game See more