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Coach of the Year

Coach of the Year(1980)

Also Known As: 4th Down Behind Bars | Coach, The |

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Brief Synopsis

A former football pro comes back from the Vietnam war in a wheelchair and tries to put his life back together by coaching youngsters in a correctional facility. Originally titled "The Coach", and then, until the eve of its premiere, "4th Down Behind Bars", this film -- the first project produced by

Cast & Crew

Don Medford Director
Robert Conrad Jim Brandon
Erin Gray Paula Defalco
Red West Superintendent Turner
Daphne Maxwell Reid Merissa Lane
David Raynr Sweetlife
Ricky Paul Andy Defalco
Alex Paez Hector Estrada
Radames Torres Peanut Rodriguez
Lou Carello Eddie Lovella
Joneal Joplin Coach Forester
Dean Hill Mcleash
Kelly Keefe Cheerleader
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1980 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Cfi Hollywood .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Geneva High School Football Team .....Production Company, Nbc Entertainment .....Network
Duration(mins):  Country:  not available
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  • Coach of the Year (1980)

    James Higgins 2010-05-18

    Melodramatic television made rubbish. It means well, but it is poorly constructed, overacted and it just doesn't ring true. The direction is sloppy... MORE>