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12 mighty orphans / Sony Pictures Classics presents Greenbelt Films & Michael De Luca Productions with Santa Rita Film Co. ; 12 Productions ; produced by Brinton Bryan, Angelique De Luca, Michael De Luca, Houston Hill ; directed by Ty Roberts ; screenplay by Lane Garrison, Kevin Meyer, Ty Roberts.

Hill, Houston, (film producer.). Bryan, Brinton, 1981- (film producer.). De Luca, Michael, 1965- (film producer.). De Luca, Angelique, 1974- (film producer.). Roberts, Ty, 1974- (film director,, screenwriter.). Garrison, Lane, 1980- (screenwriter.). Meyer, Kevin, (screenwriter.). Wilson, Luke, 1971- (actor.). Duvall, Robert, (actor.). Knight, Wayne, (actor.). Walker, Jake Austin, (actor.). Lofland, Jacob, (actor.). Dylan, Levi, (actor.). Sheen, Martin, (actor.). Shaw, Vinessa, 1976- (actor.). Orton, Mark, (composer.). Dent, Jim. Twelve mighty orphans. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), (presenter.). Greenbelt Films (Firm), (production company.). Michael De Luca Productions (Firm), (production company.). Santa Rita Film Co., (production company.). 12 Productions (Firm), (production company.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.). Cast: Luke Wilson, Robert Duvall, Jake Austin Walker, Jacob Lofland, Levi Dylan, Wayne Knight, Vinessa Shaw, Martin Sheen. (Cast).

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  • 23 of 36 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.

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1 current hold with 36 total copies.

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General Note:
Special features include: deleted scenes, trailer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.
Based on the book "Twelve mighty orphans : the inspiring true story of the Mighty Mites who ruled Texas football" by Jim Dent.
Accompanying material may vary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Mark Orton.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast: Luke Wilson, Robert Duvall, Jake Austin Walker, Jacob Lofland, Levi Dylan, Wayne Knight, Vinessa Shaw, Martin Sheen.
Summary, etc.:
Tells the story of the Mighty Mites high school football team that originated within a Freemason orphan-and-widow home and was able to reach dominant status in the 1930s and 1940s and play in prestigious state-champion competitions.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13 ; for violence, language, some suggestive references, smoking and brief teen drinking.
System Details Note:
Region 1 ; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Languages: English or French ; subtitles: English, French or Spanish.
Some copies have closed captioning for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Dent, Jim > Film adaptations.
Masonic Home and School of Texas (Fort Worth, Tex.) > Football > Drama.
Football > Texas > Drama.
High schools > Texas > Drama.
Football teams > Texas > Drama.
Football coaches > Texas > Drama.
Orphans > Texas > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Sports films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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