PG | | Drama, Sport
When a plane crash claims the lives of members of the Marshall University football team and some of its fans, the team's new coach and his surviving players try to keep the football program alive.
The boardroom scene with the "We are Marshall" chant was filmed on two separate days. The boardroom scene was shot on one day, and the chant was shot on a second day.
Those were not welcome days. We buried sons, brothers, mothers, fathers, fiancés. Clocks ticked, but time did not pass. The sun rose and the sun set, but the shadows remained. When once there was sound, now there was silence. What once was whole, ...
In the locker room soon after the crash, during the discussion about continuing the football program, a new 1971 football helmet is hanging on the wall.
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