Varsity Blues


1h 44m 1999

Brief Synopsis

In his 35th year as head coach, Bud Kilmer is trying to lead his West Canaan Coyotes to their 23rd division title. Uncompromising and omnipotent, Kilmer is deified in the small Texas town as long as the team is winning. But when star qurterback Lance Harbor suffers a season-ending injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup under the questionable leadership of second-string quarterback Jonathan Moxon. His irreverent attitude and approach to football come into direct conflict with the coach's inflexible game plan.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Boys
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Drama
Action
Sports
Teens
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Synopsis

In his 35th year as head coach, Bud Kilmer is trying to lead his West Canaan Coyotes to their 23rd division title. Uncompromising and omnipotent, Kilmer is deified in the small Texas town as long as the team is winning. But when star qurterback Lance Harbor suffers a season-ending injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup under the questionable leadership of second-string quarterback Jonathan Moxon. His irreverent attitude and approach to football come into direct conflict with the coach's inflexible game plan.

Crew

Mary Andrews

Adr Editor

Michael Anthony

Song

Billie Joe Armstrong

Song

Bobby Bare

Song Performer

Bobby Bare

Song

Bob Baron

Adr Mixer

Leon O Bass

Song

Ned Bastille

Editor

Noah Blough

Sound Effects Editor

Barbara Brinkley

Local Casting

Toni Cobb Brock

Local Casting

Tim Buppert

Song Performer

Graham Butt

Song

Joe Cabral

Song

Kevin Cadogan

Song

Gary Calamar

Music Supervisor

Shawn Camp

Song Performer

Shawn Camp

Song

Lawrence Cevallos

Song

Joe Chess

Steadicam Operator

Joe Chess

Camera Operator

Wendy Chuck

Costume Designer

Chuck Cohen

Director Of Photography

Catherine Conrad

Makeup Artist

Tre Cool

Song

Scott Curtis

Foley Editor

Larry Davis

Song

Zack Davis

Editor

Jerry Donahue

Song

Keith Donnelly

Art Director

Elysa Dutton

Producer

Billy Edwards

Costume Supervisor

Missy Elliott

Song

Mark Ellis

Other

Ronald Eng

Sound Effects Editor

Tammy Fearing

Foley Editor

Bob Feddersen

Song

Sarah Halley Finn

Casting

Cliff Fleming

Other

Christopher Flick

Foley Editor

George Fortmuller

Assistant Director

Christie Freel Speer

Song

Herb Gains

Coproducer

Herb Gains

Unit Production Manager

David Gale

Executive Producer

John Gatins

Screenplay

Rodney Gilbert Hodges

Song

Thomas Golubic

Music Coordinator

John Gordon

Assistant Director

Franklyn M Gottbetter

Assistant Director

Dave Grohl

Song

Randy Hardison

Song

Robin Harlan

Foley Artist

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Safron Henderson

Song Performer

Safron Henderson

Song

Bryan Herbert

Hair Stylist

Carlos Hernandez

Song

W. Peter Iliff

Screenplay

Mark Isham

Music

Stphen Jenkins

Song

Bob Krakower

Casting

Stephen Krause

Music

Ken Kugler

Music Conductor

Susan Kurt

Dialogue Editor

Tova Laiter

Producer

Helena Lea

Music Editor

Stan Lebowsky

Song

Jed Leiber

Song

Oliver Leiber

Song

Ken Lewin

Location Manager

Jaime Marroquin

Song

Nate Mendel

Song

Sarah Monat

Foley Artist

Frank Montano

Rerecording

Chris Moore

Song

Jerome Moross

Song

Jennifer Murphy

Sound Mixer

Herb Newman

Song

Doodle Owens

Song

Vincent Palmo

Assistant Director

Lee Roy Parnell

Song Performer

Lee Roy Parnell

Song

Phil Pastuhov

Aerial Director Of Photography

Steve Pederson

Rerecording

Dan Perri

Main Title Design

Tom Perry

Rerecording

Andrew Pinching

Song

Dayna Polehanki

Casting Associate

Michael Pritchard

Song

Tex Ritter

Song

Brian Robbins

Producer

Russ Roberts

Song

Ed Rolond

Song

G Marq Roswell

Music Supervisor

David Lee Roth

Song

Roric Ruegsegger

Wardrobe

Tony Scalzo

Song

Joseph Scott

Song

Momita Sengupta

Production

Albert Shapiro

Assistant Director

Randy Singer

Foley Mixer

Thomas W Small

Editor

Tad Smalley

Set Decorator

Pat Smear

Song

Collective Soul

Song Performer

Janus Stark

Song

Beth Sterner

Sound Editor

Orly Stiers

Camera Operator

David Stone

Sound Effects Editor

John Sullivan

Song

Van Toffler

Executive Producer

Michael Tollin

Producer

Russell Towery

Stunt Coordinator

Derek Trotman

Song

Alex Van Halen

Song

Eddie Van Halen

Song

Wynn Varble

Song Performer

Pam Vasquez

Script Supervisor

Stevie Ray Vaughan

Song Performer

Amber Villanueva Smith

Song

James Wallace

Song

Christopher Ward

Song

David Williams

Dialogue Editor

Jv Wilson (pinky)

Song

Angus Young

Song

Malcolm Young

Song

Film Details

Also Known As
American Boys
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Drama
Action
Sports
Teens
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter January 15, 1999

Released in United States on Video June 29, 1999

Project was previously in development with Maurer/Shaw Productions and with Creative Edge Films.

Completed shooting June 16, 1998.

Began shooting April 17, 1998.

Released in United States Winter January 15, 1999

Released in United States on Video June 29, 1999