Not Rated | | Drama, Sport
Despite success on the field, a rising rugby star senses the emerging emptiness of his life as his inner angst begins to materialize through aggression and brutality, so he attempts to woo his landlady in hopes of finding reason to live.
Sir Sean Connery was considered to play Frank Machin. Although he was interested in the film, it was decided that he lacked the finesse and aggression required.
Tell me Frank. Have you been indulging in what I call Mrs Weaver's weakness for social informalities?
In reality it would have taken years of training for Frank Machin to become a professional rugby player.
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