Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Studio

Decades

Color

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Woodlawn (2015)
Format: Blu-ray Genre: Drama
Woodlawn Preview

Woodlawn

(2015)
Format: Blu-ray Genre: Drama
Blu-ray 
List Price: $22.98
Price: $19.53
You Save: $3.45 (15%)
Share Twitter
A gifted high school football player must learn to boldly embrace his talent and his faith as he battles racial tensions on and off the field in WOODLAWN, a moving and inspirational new film based on the true story of how love and unity overcame hate and division in early 1970s Birmingham, Ala. Tony Nathan (newcomer Caleb Castille) lands in a powder keg of anger and violence when he joins fellow African-American students at Woodlawn High School after it's government-mandated desegregation in 1973. The Woodlawn Colonels football team is a microcosm of the problems at the school and in the city, which erupts in cross burnings and riots, and Coach Tandy Gerelds (Nic Bishop) is at a loss to solve these unprecedented challenges with his disciplinarian ways. It's only when Hank (Sean Astin), an outsider who has been radically affected by the message of hope and love he experienced at a Christian revival meeting, convinces Coach Gerelds to let him speak to the team that something truly remarkable begins to happen. More than 40 players, nearly the entire team, black and white, give their lives over to the "better way" Hank tells them is possible through following Jesus, and the change is so profound in them it affects their coach, their school and their community in ways no one could have imagined.
Studio: Universal Studios
Release Date: 1/19/2016
Item #: 1550746X
UPC #: 025192340277
SKU #: B53712
Attributes: With DVD, Ultraviolet Digital Copy, 2 Pack, Snap Case
Product Type: Blu-ray
Rating: PG

You May Also Like