• Released
  • May 3, 2002
  • R , 1 hr 54 min
  • Drama
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Austin Chronicle

It's worth seeing the action scenes on the big screen, and to get in the mood for the World Cup opener later this month.
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L.A. Weekly

By F. X. Feeney
Demonstrating yet again that he knows few limits as an actor, Duvall not only nails the accent, he inhabits the man's flinty, grudge-bearing contrariness with such a furious commitment that it brings out the best in the actors around him.
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Miami Herald

Registers as a more scenic "Hoosiers" with rowdier fans.
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New Times (L.A.)

By Andy Klein
Solidly entertaining little film.
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Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
For all the satisfying details in the script, the big picture remains hopelessly and intentionally trite.
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By Derek Elley
Mediocre, dramatically flat picture.
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Los Angeles Times

By Kevin Thomas
Not as distinctive or even as humorous as its needs to be to stand out, but it has clearly been made with affection and care.
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66 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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