Cast & Crew
Television movie based on Jason Miller's play about former members of a high school basketball team who reunite with their coach to commemorate their championship season--20 years earlier. But slowly, an ugly undercurrent of bigotry, suspicion, fear and jealousy begins to destroy everything that once united these basketball heroes.
Susan M Carr
Jerri Lynn London
Louis L Weiss
J Tom Archuleta
John De Cuir
Richard S Kaufman
James M Mcewen
Dennis K Petersen
Mary Jo Slater
Theadora Van Runkle
Aired in United States June 6, 1999
Released in United States on Video November 23, 1999
Remake of theatrical film released in 1982 and adaptation of original Broadway play.
Although the official premiere date is June 6, 1999, "That Championshiop Season" was telecast on Showtime on May 27, 1999 to qualify it for 1998-1999 Emmy award consideration.
Paul Sorvino, who starred as Phil Romano in both the Broadway play and in the 1982 feature film version, makes his motion picture directorial debut.
Began shooting early January 1999.