The Spirit of West Point (1947)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Docudrama, Sports Drama  |   Run Time - 77 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This biopic highlights the illustrious careers of "the touchdown twins," Heisman Trophy winners Felix "Doc" Blanchard (Mr. Inside) and Glenn Davis (Mr. Outside) two football heroes from West Point. Featured in the story are actual archival clips of their games. The drama centers around the decision the two must make: should they go pro or should they stay in the Army? They choose the latter. Blanchard and Davis made this film during the 60-day leave they were granted after graduating from the academy.

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athlete, cadet, football, game, school, sports, ghost, play [recreation], west