Former high school football star turned farmer and family man, Scott Murphy (Brian Presley) finds himself with a unique opportunity to revisit his glory days during the Ohio State championship game where he permanently injured his knee in a game-winning play. Given asecond shot at his destiny, Scott seeks counsel from Coach Hand (Kurt Russell), Scott's longtime mentor onand off the field, to help him decide whether to let his fate unfold, or follow a path that will change his future.
- Don Handfield
- Brian Presley, Melanie Lynskey, Marc Blucas, Kurt Russell, Christine Lahti
A lightweight and overlong feel-good drama that plays like a mashup of It's a Wonderful Life and Friday Night Lights.Joe Leydon, Variety, 04.16.2012
Earnestness and obviousness compete for supremacy early on in Don Handfield's film, with the latter fully in front; happily, earnestness stages a comeback by the end.Bill Goodykoontz, Arizona Republic, 04.19.2012
Are any of them alone reason enough to sit through two hours of warmed-over life lessons? Not particularly, but it should be said that the cast and crew have made a fair stride towards redeeming earnest low-budget filmmaking of this ilk...William Goss, Film.com, 04.13.2012