12 Mighty Orphans 

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Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation along the way.

Director:

Ty Roberts

Writers:

Jim Dent (novel), Lane Garrison | 2 more credits »

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Updated: 6 December 2019
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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Treat Williams ... Amon Carter
Robert Duvall ... Mason Hawk
Martin Sheen ... Doc Hall
Luke Wilson ... Rusty Russell
Vinessa Shaw ... Juanita Russell
Carlson Young ... Annie
Wayne Knight ... Frank Wynn
Jacob Lofland ... Snoggs
Lane Garrison ... Luther
Kelly Frye ... Mary Jane
Natasha Bassett ... Opal
Lucy Faust ... Wanda
Scott Haze ... Rodney Kidd
Larry Pine ... President Roosevelt
Ron White ... Sheriff Red Wright
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Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation along the way.

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Genres:

History | Sport

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In the 1930s and 1940s, there was nothing bigger in Texas high school football than the Masonic Home Mighty Mites a group of orphans bound together by hardship and death. These youngsters, in spite of being outweighed by at least thirty pounds per man, were the toughest football team around. They began with nothing not even a football yet in a few years were playing for the state championship on the highest level of Texas football. See more »

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Country:

USA

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Fort Worth, Texas, USA See more »

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