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Draft Day (2014)

PG-13 | | Drama, Sport | 11 April 2014 (USA)
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At the NFL Draft, General Manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Chris Berman
Dave Donaldson ... Danny
... Tom Michaels
... Walt Gordon
Mel Kiper ... Mel Kiper
... Jon Gruden
... Sonny Weaver Jr.
Deion Sanders ... Deion Sanders
Mike Mayock ... Mike Mayock
... Ali
Anthony Rizzo ... Anthony Rizzo
Aaron Goldhammer ... Aaron Goldhammer
... Vontae Mack
Jordan Harris ... Vontae's Nephew
Zachary Littlejohn ... Vontae's Nephew (as Zachary Littleton)
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Storyline

It's draft day in the NFL, and as General Manager of the Cleveland Browns, Sonny is forced to come up with a big move. After trading for the number one pick, Sonny has to choose between a lower-ranked linebacker with a questionable past, or a celebrated quarterback with a questionable future. All the while, Sonny is walking in the footsteps of his father, and personal complications force their way to the surface. Written by Anne Campbell

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The greatest victories don't always happen on the field.

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Drama | Sport

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,783,603, 13 April 2014, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$28,831,145, 15 June 2014
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The screenplay for this film was featured in the 2012 Blacklist; a list of the "most liked" unmade scripts of the year. See more »

Goofs

In the auditorium that is used as a situation room for the NFL Draft, you can see four retired jersey numbers hanging on the wall: Brown (32), Davis (45), Fleming (46), and Groza (76). There are actually five total numbers retired by the Browns, the fifth being of quarterback Otto Graham (14) who played with the Browns from 1946-1955. See more »

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Chris Berman: Thirty-two teams, seven rounds, 224 young men who, today, are about to become players in the National Football League. A day where lives are changed. fates are decided, dynasties are born, and the clock is always ticking. Of course, I'm talking about... Draft Day.
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Referenced in Mike & Mike: Episode dated 11 February 2015 (2015) See more »

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NFL on Fox - Theme
Written by Phil Garrod, Reed Hays and Scott Schreer
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It is a great flick! I love football and was thrilled to see a couple of my Favorite teams portrayed in this movie.... KC and Seattle! There are several NFL teams in this movie. I saw a special screening of it before it was released. I took my friend who does NOT like football and she actually really enjoyed it. It is more about the draft process of the teams than any actual football being played. I liked the story line really well and it was a good paced movie, never boring. I recommend the movie whether you are a football fan or not. Give it a shot and go see it. I am actually going to buy the DVD when it comes out. I think Kevin Costner did a great job! S


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