The Best of Times
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The Best of Times
Small-town banker Robin Williams has never been able to live down the fact that he dropped an important pass during a crucial high-school football game. Likewise tainted for life is the team's star quarterback Kurt Russell, now a garage owner. Fed up with living his life under a cloud, Williams hits upon a brilliant idea: he will stage a rematch-13 years after the fact--with the members of the rival team. Trouble beckons when Williams' father-in-law announces that he's rooting for the opposition. Williams is determined to win, and in pursuit of that goal he pushes his former… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 33%

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"Such a rouser that it almost makes up for the incomplete passes and stopped runs that precede it."
‑ Walter Goodman, New York Times
"Forgotten by most yet seemingly adored by those who choose to remember it, The Best of Times stands in my book as one of the truly great sports comedies."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"Nostalgic fantasy about replaying that high school game with all the jock pals."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
"Speaks to our fantasies of rectifying mistakes of the past but drops the ball on a satire on small town foibles and marital discord."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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