Film Details



HOOSIERS
Release Date: 14 Nov 1986
Duration (in mins): 114-115
Cast:
Gene Hackman (Coach Norman Dale)
Barbara Hershey (Myra Fleener)
Dennis Hopper (Shooter)
Sheb Wooley (Cletus Summers)
Fern Persons (Opal Fleener)
Director:
David Anspaugh
Writer:
Angelo Pizzo
Producer:
Carter DeHaven, III
Angelo Pizzo
Distribution
Company:
Orion Pictures
Production
Company:
Hemdale Film Corporation
Summary:
A hard-luck, unemployed college basketball coach, Norman Dale, gets a chance to coach a small-town Indiana high-school basketball team. Facing resentment from the community and the team itself, Dale manages to inspire his young athletes, leading them to the state championship with the help of the assistant coach Shooter, who happens to be a recovering alcoholic.