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The Chief (2010)

The life & times of Art Rooney Sr. - bootlegger, gambler, politician, and American success story.

Director:

Steve Parys

Writers:

Gene Collier (screenplay), Rob Zellers (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tom Atkins ... Art Rooney Sr.
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Susan Moran ... Woman in Audience
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Storyline

Step inside the cluttered office of Art Rooney in 1976 and meet "The Chief." Cigar in hand, a quip on his lips, Tom Atkins recreates the persona of one of America's most beloved and inspirational characters. As you come face to face with the guiding force behind the Pittsburgh Steelers, you'll hear Rooney's personal tales of faith, family and of course, football. Enjoy never-before-seen interviews with former Steelers greats and relive some of football's greatest moments in the wildly entertaining package. Written by Tracy Balsz

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Taglines:

Football icon, Inspirational leader. Art Rooney is an American legend.

Genres:

Biography | Drama | Sport

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Official Sites:

Official site | Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 October 2010 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Pittsburgh ,Pennsylvania, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Art Rooney Sr.: Now the skies over Pittsburgh are bright, and their outlook is black. And WE are their champions! And when Lambert takes his teeth out on a Sunday and crashes into somebody like a locomotive, the fans are the steam in that engine! It is THEIR passion! No wonder why they love us so much, we remind them that winning is ALWAYS possible!
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