PG-13 | | Crime, Drama, Sport
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.
Sean Porter: I can't use you Junior.
Junior Palaita: Why not?
Sean Porter: Because you have no discipline. You've been trying to start fights every time I turn my back.
Junior Palaita: You' ain't gonna give me a chance?
Sean Porter: You've had plenty of chances.
In their final game before the playoffs the announcer states the score is 17-14 and when they show the final score, it's 21-7 after Willie runs in his touchdown.
Written by Robert Kool Bell (as Robert Bell), Ronald Bell, George Funky Brown (as George Brown),
Eumir Deodato, Robert Spike Mickens (as Robert Mickens), Claydes Smith,
, J.T. Taylor (as James Taylor), Dennis D.T. Thomas (as Dennis Thomas) and Earl Toon (as Earl Toon,
$14,414,630 (USA) (17 September 2006)
$38,432,823 (USA) (22 October 2006)
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