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Backfield in Motion (1991)

"Mothers vs. sons" football game.

Director:

Richard Michaels

Writers:

Gene O'Neill (story), Noreen Tobin (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Roseanne Barr ... Nancy Seavers (as Roseanne Arnold)
Tom Arnold ... Howard Peterman
Colleen Camp ... Laurie
Conchata Ferrell ... Ann Bedowski
Carolyn Mignini ... Sheila
Johnny Galecki ... Tim Seavers
Kevin Scannell ... Joe Dooley Sr.
Olivia Burnette ... Betsy Dooley
Mike Pniewski ... Jimmy Cox
Loyda Ramos ... Sally
Jayne Modean Jayne Modean ... Faith
Brandon Crane ... Andy
Robert Noble Robert Noble ... Harry
Sean Murray ... Joe Jr.
Scott Ferguson Scott Ferguson ... Boz
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Storyline

Roseanne plays a widowed real-estate agent who lives with her teenage son Johnny Galecki. Mother and son have moved to an upstate California town where high school football reigns supreme. When Galecki joins the junior-varsity team, Roseanne, organizes a "mothers vs. sons" football game. Written by Beam Me Up

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family | Sport

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Trivia

Roseanne Barr sang "The Star-Spangled Banner" off-key at a 1990 nationally-televised baseball game. When her character Nancy Seavers was asked in "Backfield in Motion" if she would like to sing the National Anthem, she said, "Me sing the National Anthem. No way!" See more »

Quotes

Laurie: Do you think I'm going to be inspired by a quote from the Pillsbury Doughboy?
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Childhood belter
31 March 2021 | by petermurray-81981See all my reviews

This film for me has true 80s feel even though it was a early 90s film. As a 11 year old I loved this....


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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