This feel-good sports movie involves a segregated football team that brings in a new coach, played by Denzel Washington, with his own way of doing things. A young Hayden Panettiere, Ryan Gosling and Kate Bosworth also star. The true story is set in 1970s suburban Virginia.
Specific scenes were filmed at Berry College, Sprayberry High School, Decatur Cemetery, Druid Hills High School, Etowah High School, Grady High School, MAK Historic District and Paulding County High School.
Filmed In: Atlanta, Covington, Decatur and Rome , Georgia. Additional scenes were filmed in Roanoke, Virginia.