That Championship Season (1982)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Reunion Films, Sports Drama  |   Run Time - 110 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Adapted from Jason Miller's play which won the Pulitzer Prize, That Championship Season is about a group of men who, after 25 years, get together again for a high-school basketball team reunion. After drinking and chumming, the circle of friends soon find long-hidden anger and resentment resurfacing which become muddled with their current mid-life problems. Soon their long-time friendships are collapsing before them. Performers in this drama include Martin Sheen, Paul Sorvino, Robert Mitchum, Bruce Dern and Stacy Keach.

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sports, team, basketball, coach, friendship, player [sports], reunion, stars [celebrities]