A film based on an inspiring real-life story about love and unity in a school torn by racism and hate in the 1970s.
Woodlawn Plot: What's the story?
In 1973, a spiritual awakening captured the heart of nearly every player of the Woodlawn High School football team, including its coach Tandy Gerelds. Their dedication to love and unity in a school filled with racism and hate leads to the largest high school football game ever played in the torn city of Birmingham, Alabama, and the rise of its first African American superstar, Tony Nathan.
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Woodlawn Cast: Who are the actors?
- Sean Astin ... Hank
Ploey, Gloria Bell
- C. Thomas Howell ... George 'Shorty' White
A Question of Faith, Restitution
- Jon Voight ... Paul Bryant
Reagan, National Treasure 3
- Brando Eaton ... Mike Morton
American Sniper, Cabin Fever: Patient Zero
- Virginia Williams ... Debbie
10 Rules for Sleeping Around
- Sherri Shepherd ... Momma Nathan
Brian Banks, Think Like a Man
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Woodlawn?
A look at the Woodlawn behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jon Erwin last directed I Can Only Imagine and Moms' Night Out. The film's writer Jon Erwin last wrote I Can Only Imagine and Moms' Night Out.
Production Timeline: When did the Woodlawn come together?
On or about August 29, 2015 • The film was in Completed status.
On or about June 7, 2015 • The film was in Post-Production status.
Woodlawn Release Date: When was it released?Woodlawn was released in 2015 on Friday, October 16, 2015 in limited movie theaters. There were 12 other movies released on the same date, including Bridge of Spies, Crimson Peak and Goosebumps.
- United States
- October 16, 2015 Limited
- October 16, 2015
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, January 19, 2016
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DigitalTuesday, January 5, 2016
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