Posts Tagged movies

Hoosiers – Movie Review

Indiana and basketball.  Who can resist?   And who can resist cheering for the underdog.  What makes this movie so special is that it’s based on the true story of the 1954 Milan High School team, a team from an extremely small town in Indiana, and it includes great acting by Gene Hackman and Dennis Hopper […]


The Rookie – Movie Review

The Rookie This is one of my all-time favorite sports movies.  It is based on the true story of Jimmy Morris, played by Dennis Quaid who gets a second chance at a major league baseball career.  When he was younger he injured his shoulder and had to quit baseball.  Flash forward to twenty years later when […]