Woodlawn

Woodlawn

2015, PG, 123 min. Directed by Jon Erwin, Andrew Erwin. Starring Sean Astin, Nic Bishop, Caleb Castille, Sherri Shepherd, Jon Voight, C. Thomas Howell.

Not reviewed at press time. In this inspirational film, a gifted high school football player learns to embrace his talent and his faith while also battling racial tensions on and off the field in Birmingham, Ala., during the Seventies.

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Woodlawn, Jon Erwin, Andrew Erwin, Sean Astin, Nic Bishop, Caleb Castille, Sherri Shepherd, Jon Voight, C. Thomas Howell

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