Tag Archives: football

Heartland Son (2004) Rated NR

A former high school football star returns home after his father dies and must come to terms with both the ghosts from his past and his present problems. Starring Richard Archer, Jaime Luchuck, Stephen G. Black. Painfully slow and ultimately unfulfilling, this … Continue reading

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Concussion (2015) Rated PG-13

Accomplished pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu discovers the truth about brain damage in football players. Starring Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Albert Brooks,  David Morse, Hill Harper, Stephen Moyer, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson, Bitsie Tulloch. This is based on the true story … Continue reading

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We are Marshall (2006) Rated PG

When a plane crash takes the lives of most of the Marshall football players, coaches, and fans, Marshall makes a comeback with a new coach and the remaining players. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Matthew Fox, Anthony Mackie, David Strathairn, Ian McShane, … Continue reading

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Varsity Blues (1999) Rated R

A back-up quarterback is called upon to lead a Texas football team to victory when the star quarterback gets injured. Starring James Van Der Beek, Jon Voight, Paul Walker, Scott Caan, Amy Smart This movie is a typical teen football film. It stars a number … Continue reading

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Game Time: Tackling the Past (2011) Rated NR

A football star comes home to his small town family to face the mistakes he has made in life. Starring Josh Braaten, Ryan McPartlin, Katie Carr This film is a sugary sweet movie with good moral lessons in it. The script … Continue reading

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Julia Stiles

    Wide Awake (1998) Rated PG Depressed and confused after losing his grandfather to cancer, 10-year-old Joshua sets out to find God but quickly realizes the search won’t be easy. With the support of his family and a kind … Continue reading

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Top Films for Mother’s Day 2015

   The Blind Side (2009) Rated PG-13 In this sports drama based on a true story, affluent couple Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy take in Michael, a homeless teenager. Leigh Anne helps him catch up academically and nurtures his growth … Continue reading

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The 5th Quarter (2010) Rated PG-13

Jon Abbate in honor of his brother, who died in a car accident, wears the number 5 jersey and takes the school football team to the best season the school has had. Based on real events. Starring Andie MacDowell, Aidan Quinn, … Continue reading

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Knute Rockne-All American (1940) Rated G

The story of Knute Rockne, the legendary coach at Notre Dame. Starring Pat O’Brien, Gale Page, Ronald Reagan This film is most famous for Ronald Reagan and his one line, “Win one for the Gipper.” Rockne did change the way football … Continue reading

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Goal 2: Living the Dream (2007)

Rated PG-13 Santiago Munez continues his journey into the world of football. Munez gains skill and knowledge on his Newcastle United team until he’s traded to Real Madrid soccer club bringing him ever closer to the World Cup. Starring Kuno Becker, … Continue reading

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