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 crowds in the large stadium scenes consist of hundreds of local extras, thousands of blow-up dummies, and thousands of CG Extras.
One day, not today, not tomorrow, not this season, probably not next season either but one day, you and I are gonna wake up and suddenly we're gonna be like every other team in every other sport where winning is everything and nothing else matters. ...
When the tall player is recruited off the basketball court, the basketball hoop is portable, with a breakaway rim. Marshall's basketball gym has the same rims. Breakaway rims were invented after 1981, when Darryl Dawkins of the Philadelphia 76ers broke two backboards in two nights.
There are no opening credits, not even a title.
$8,582,508 (USA) (22 December 2006)
$43,532,294 (USA) (2 March 2007)
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