That Championship Season
That Championship Season (1982)

Adapted from Jason Miller's play which won the Pulitzer Prize, That Championship Season is about a group of men who, after 25 years, get together again for a high-school basketball team reunion. After drinking and chumming, the circle… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
DVD Release Date: February 17, 2004
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the movie's theatrical origins remain obvious throughout, both in the dialogue and direction.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A hard-hitting, brooding drama about sports that lances the American myth of competition and winning.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

It's hard to say that the picture is bad, just that it's dry as tinder without a spark to ignite it.

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Diana Saenger
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Incredible performances highlight this brittle, emotional saga of how significant moments in life can have considerable impact later.

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Flixster Audience Score: 50% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
I was so completely bored when I saw this on TV, it wasn't entertaining or fun or anything. It does have a good cast of older actors you'll… More