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My All-American (2015)

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Freddie Steinmark, an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season.

Director:

Angelo Pizzo

Writers:

Angelo Pizzo, Jim Dent (book)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aaron Eckhart ... Coach Royal
Finn Wittrock ... Freddie Steinmark
Rett Terrell ... Bobby Mitchell
Michael Reilly Burke ... Fred Steinmark
Robin Tunney ... Gloria Steinmark
Sarah Bolger ... Linda Wheeler
Juston Street ... James Street
Donny Boaz ... Bill Bradley
Jordan Shipley Jordan Shipley ... Cotton Speyrer (as Jordan Spears Shipley)
Alex MacNicoll ... Mike Campbell
Richard Kohnke ... Tom Campbell
Eddie Davenport ... Randy Peschel
Austin Willis Austin Willis ... Steve Worster
Luke Poehlmann Luke Poehlmann ... Bob McKay
Brent Anderson ... Coach Campbell
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Storyline

What Freddie Steinmark (Finn Wittrock) wants most in the world is to play football. Although he is deemed too small by the usual athletic standards, his father trains him hard. Freddie brings a fight to the game that ultimately gets him noticed--by none other than legendary University of Texas coach Darrell Royal (Aaron Eckhart). Awarded a scholarship and a chance to play for the Longhorns, Freddie sets off to Austin with his loving high school sweetheart, Linda (Sarah Bolger), determined to make the team. Alongside his old teammate Bobby Mitchell (Rett Terrell) and new pal James Street (Juston Street), Freddie is put through the paces of a grueling practice schedule. The boys' camaraderie off the field translates into solid playing on it, and they rise up the depth charts, giving the Longhorns a real chance to improve upon their mediocre record. But just when they're reveling in the success of the season, Freddie suffers an injury that leads to a shocking diagnosis and the biggest ...

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Hope never quits.

Genres:

Biography | Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements, language and brief partial nudity | See all certifications »
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Trivia

The Claudia Taylor Johnson Marching Band played the majority of the Marching Bands in the film. See more »

Goofs

During the Texas-Arkansas game, the weather was partly cloudy. The actual game was played in an icy cold fog, setting an eerie feeling through the game. See more »

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Happy Together
Written by Alan Gordon and Gary Bonner (as Garry Bonner)
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Inspiring
9 July 2018 | by robertg20See all my reviews

As an Australian who knows absolutely nothing about American football (rugby union, rugby league and Australian football are our three types of football) this was a wonderful tearjerker of a movie. Beautifully paced and very well acted. I've never seen Eckhardt give such a well-rounded performance. This could have been just another soppy, cliched sports movie but instead it's an inspiring movie with a lot of heart. If you're not American, don't be put off. I strongly recommend it.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,365,000, 15 November 2015

Gross USA:

$2,246,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,246,000
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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