PG-13 | | Biography, Crime, Drama
Teenagers at a juvenile detention center, under the leadership of their counselor, gain self-esteem by playing football together.
Though portrayed as the antagonist of the film, the real Paul Higa was one of the biggest advocates of the program.
Go easy on the ref, he knows he made a bad call.
It appears that the first game and the last game were filmed at the same time. The broad-leaf trees look the same during both games.
Scenes are shown from the 1992 documentary "Gridiron Gang" which inspired this film.
$14,414,630 17 September 2006