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The Best of times

Author: Robin WilliamsKurt RussellPamela ReedDonald MoffatRon SheltonAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Trimark Home Video, [1998]
Series: Gold reel collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1972, underdog Taft High challenged their meanest rival, Bakersfield, to the annual game. But when Jack "Butterfingers" Dundee dropped the ball instead of making the big play, Taft was defeated and star quarterback Reno Hightower has never let him live it down. Now, 13 years later, "Butterfingers" wants the chance to redeem himself, no matter what it takes. His only solution is to play Bakersfield again with the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Sports films
Fiction films
Comedy films
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Comedy
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Williams; Kurt Russell; Pamela Reed; Donald Moffat; Ron Shelton; Gordon Carroll; Roger Spottiswoode; Kings Road Entertainment, Inc.; Trimark Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1573625396 9781573625395
OCLC Number: 55218892
Language Note: English soundtrack with English, French and Spanish subtitles. Closed captioned.
Notes: Widescreen.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986.
Special features: cast and crew information; trailer.
Credits: Music, Arthur B. Rubinstein.
Cast: Robin Williams, Kurt Russell, Pamela Reed, Donald Moffat.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; hi-fi mono.
Series Title: Gold reel collection.
Responsibility: Kings Road Entertainment, Inc. ; a Gordon Carrol production ; writer, Ron Shelton ; producer, Gordon Carroll ; director, Roger Spottiswoode.

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In 1972, underdog Taft High challenged their meanest rival, Bakersfield, to the annual game. But when Jack "Butterfingers" Dundee dropped the ball instead of making the big play, Taft was defeated and star quarterback Reno Hightower has never let him live it down. Now, 13 years later, "Butterfingers" wants the chance to redeem himself, no matter what it takes. His only solution is to play Bakersfield again with the same team. But for the Taft team, getting into shape could not be tougher.

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