The symbols of the KKK and the Confederacy are seen on death threats. A character who has an athletic scholarship is reminded that, while football is nice, a college degree is even more important. The lead character's mother is flighty and leaves her son with his grandfather for several years.
Much is made of the lead character's position as a role model and inspiration during the racially divided '50s and '60s in America. My 23rd birthday was Dec. In these years I have had more than most people get in a lifetime. Rhiannon Walker is an associate editor at The Undefeated. Learn More. Get unlimited access to the largest streaming library with no ads Watch on your favorite devices Switch plans or cancel anytime Download from thousands of titles to watch offline.
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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. In , Jackie Robinson becomes the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era when he was signed by the Brooklyn Dodgers and faces considerable racism in the process.
The true story of Herb Brooks, the player-turned-coach who led the U. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly invincible Soviet squad. Based on H. Bissinger's book, which profiled the economically depressed town of Odessa, Texas and their heroic high school football team, The Permian High Panthers. Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame. He must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams.
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