About the film
college american football coach sports pre-code newspaper headline
Release Date: November 13, 1933
|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Director||:||William A. Wellman|
|Writers||:||Niven Busch, Niven Busch, Manuel Seff, Manuel Seff|
Ruthless Coach Gore creates turmoil at a college by hiring players and alienating students. Along the way, the coach loses his wife Claire Gore to a grandstanding player. Inside look at college football of the 1930s replete with fake grades, non-student players, and the importance of football to a college's reputation.