Brian's Song (1971)

TV Movie  |  G  |   |  Biography, Drama, Sport

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Based on the real-life relationship between teammates Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers and the bond established when Piccolo discovers that he is dying.


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Did You Know?


James Caan turned down the role of Brian Piccolo before accepting it. At the time, Caan wanted to focus on his film career. He liked the script so much that he eventually relented.


Narrator: Ernest Hemingway once said "Every true story ends in death." Well, this is a true story.


Piccolo's arm changes position when asking Sayers if the woman in the picture is his wife.


Plot Summary


Biography | Drama | Sport

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