Jake's Corner
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Jake's Corner
An ex-football star takes in his young nephew after the child's parents are killed in an accident, and convinces the fragile boy that his parents are convalescing in the hospital. Johnny Dunn (Richard Tyson) is a former gridiron giant who left the game behind to purchase a small desert town. He calls the place Jake's Corner, and despite the barren surroundings, the few people that live their flourish. They're a small, eccentric group, but for what it's worth, they're family. After the accident, Johnny's nephew Spence comes to live in Jake's Corner. Uncertain of how… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The big premise in Jake's Corner is a little hard to swallow."
‑ Randy Cordova, Arizona Republic
"We sure could use you at Arizona Stadium, Johnny Dunn."
‑ Phil Villarreal, Arizona Daily Star
"On a technical level, Jakeā(TM)s Corner looks less like a theatrical release than an extended pilot for a Northern Exposure-style small-town sitcom."
‑ Chad Greene, Boxoffice Magazine
"...the leisurely pace gives characters room to breathe and grow on us."
‑ Jim Lane, Sacramento News & Review
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