The Comeback


2h 1989

Brief Synopsis

A former college and pro football great's career is cut short by an injury. He squanders the last 20 years of his life as a jet-setting vagabond. Returning to Minneapolis to establish a new career, he tries to resume a relationship with a college-age son he barely knows. Meanwhile, trying to he inad

Film Details

Also Known As
Comeback
Release Date
1989
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; CBS Television Stations
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A former college and pro football great's career is cut short by an injury. He squanders the last 20 years of his life as a jet-setting vagabond. Returning to Minneapolis to establish a new career, he tries to resume a relationship with a college-age son he barely knows. Meanwhile, trying to he inadvertently wins the love of his son's girlfriend.

Film Details

Also Known As
Comeback
Release Date
1989
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; CBS Television Stations
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 8, 1989

Estimated budget: $3,000,000.

Originally announced to air on January 3, 1989.

Began shooting August 17, 1988.

Completed shooting September 13, 1988.