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Football coach Dan Curtis is eager for his small college team to win at all costs. However, he has a change of heart when a player is severely injured by playing when he should have been ... See full summary »

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Norman Z. McLeod
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Richard Arlen ... Dan Curtis
Peggy Shannon ... Mary Gehring
Jack Oakie ... Babe Barton
Regis Toomey ... Tom Hussey
George Barbier ... Jerome Gehring
J. Farrell MacDonald ... Pop Stewart
George Irving ... President Baker
Charles D. Brown Charles D. Brown ... Harrigan
Charles Starrett ... Paul Gehring
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Football coach Dan Curtis is eager for his small college team to win at all costs. However, he has a change of heart when a player is severely injured by playing when he should have been resting. Finally, Dan's school confronts its arch rival and Dan must decide how badly he wants the boys to win. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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coach | american football | See All (2) »

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Drama | Sport

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 November 1931 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Playing the Game See more »

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Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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Featured in Sports on the Silver Screen (1997) See more »

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