Necessary Roughness (1991)


Necessary Roughness Poster
Original Title: Necessary Roughness
Type: Movie
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Runtime: 108 Minutes    (1 Hours : 48 Minutes)
Release Date: 27 Sep 1991 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: PG-13
Director: 
Stan Dragoti
Writer: 
Rick Natkin, David Fuller
Stars: 
Scott Bakula, Hector Elizondo, Robert Loggia  »




Description

Due to NCAA sanctions, the Texas State University Fightin' Armadillos must form a football team from their actual student body, with no scholarships to help, to play their football schedule.




Plot

Due to NCAA sanctions, the Texas State University Fightin' Armadillos must form a football team from their actual student body, with no scholarships to help, to play their football schedule. With fewer players than most teams, the makeshift team must overcome obstacles that the best teams in the country couldn't deal with. Using a thirty-four-year-old quarterback, a female placekicker, and a gang of misfits, Ed "Straight Arrow" Genero must take his team to play the number one Texas Colts. Written by Kevin




Tagline

They just might be the biggest bunch of losers that ever became winners.





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    L'équipe des casse-gueule (France)
    Armadillo Bears - Ein total chaotischer Haufen (Germany)
    Un héroe en la universidad (Spain)
    Blød i bolden (Denmark)
    Необходимая жестокость (Soviet Union, Russian title)

  • Company

    Paramount Pictures

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Germany:12
    Iceland:L
    Singapore:PG
    United Kingdom:12 (theatrical rating)
    United Kingdom:15 (video rating)
    United States:PG-13

  • Location

    University of North Texas
    Denton
    Texas
    USA





  • Details (Financial)

  • Budget

    $13,500,000





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.85 : 1

  • Color

    Color (Technicolor)

  • Sound Mix

    Dolby