About the film
Smith of Minnesota
Release Date: October 15, 1942
|Slogan||:||«AMERICA'S FAVORITE FOOTBALL SON ROMPS TO TRIUMPH ON THE SCREEN!»|
|Production Companies||:||Columbia Pictures|
|Writers||:||Robert Hardy Andrews|
This biopic takes an in-depth look into the life of Minnesota All-American football player Bruce Smith. The story is framed by a screenwriter's interview with the famed halfback. In order to garner information, the scenarist is assigned to live with Smith. During the film, Smith shares his thoughts on football and anecdotes from his life.