PG-13 | | Drama
Set in the 1950s, a star-quarterback is given an opportunity to attend an elite preparatory school but must conceal the fact that he is Jewish.
Maurice Jarre also composed the score for Dead Poets Society (1989). Jarre's elegant melodies personify youthful alienation due to parental expectations, as well as parental prejudices.
Davey! Davey you're here.
Jack Connors: He's not going off to war, only Massachusetts, huh?
At the homecoming football game, David first appears in a soiled jersey. When the game begins, it's clean.
English, Hebrew, French
$3,020,071 (USA) (20 September 1992)
Check out our guide to the SXSW 2019, what to watch on TV, and a look back at the 2018-2019 awards season.