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Take Down (1979)

PG
107 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

An unqualified teacher finds himself saddled with coaching duties after a small group of high school seniors form a wrestling team in a last ditch effort to end a 9-year losing streak against a rival school.
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Merrill B. Jenson (as Merrill Jenson)
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Updated Jan 1, 1979

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Jan 1, 1979 (United States)

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40 cast members
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Edward Herrmann
Ed Branish Ed Branish   See fewer
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Kathleen Lloyd
Jill Branish Jill Branish   See fewer
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Lorenzo Lamas
Nick Kilvitus Nick Kilvitus   See fewer
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Maureen McCormick
Brooke Cooper Brooke Cooper   See fewer
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Maxx Payne
Ted Yacabobich (as Darryl Peterson) Ted Yacabobich (as Darryl Peterson)   See fewer
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Stephen Furst
Randy Jensen Randy Jensen   See fewer
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Toney Smith
Chauncey Washington Chauncey Washington   See fewer
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Salvador Feliciano
Tom Palumbo Tom Palumbo   See fewer
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Boyd Silversmith
Jack Gross Jack Gross   See fewer
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Nicolas Beauvy
Jimmy Kier (as Nicholas Beauvy) Jimmy Kier (as Nicholas Beauvy)   See fewer
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Kevin Hooks
Jasper MacGrudder Jasper MacGrudder   See fewer
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Scott Burgi
Robert Stankovich Robert Stankovich   See fewer
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Lynn Baird
Doc Talada Doc Talada   See fewer
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Ron Bartholomew
Warren Overpeck Warren Overpeck   See fewer
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Vincent Roberts
Bobby Cooper Bobby Cooper   See fewer
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Kip Otanez
Zeno Chicarelli Zeno Chicarelli   See fewer
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Hyde Clayton
Principal Principal   See fewer
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Oscar Rowland
Mr. Kilvitus Mr. Kilvitus   See fewer
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Elizabeth Grand
Mrs. Kilvitus Mrs. Kilvitus   See fewer
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Prentiss Rowe
Referee Referee   See fewer
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Christy Neal
Suzette Smith Suzette Smith   See fewer
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Melgyn Pegues
Hood #1 Hood #1   See fewer
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David M. Thorne
Hood #2 Hood #2   See fewer
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Lucille Thorne
Band Teacher Band Teacher   See fewer
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Fred Rowland
Orem Coach Orem Coach   See fewer
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Carl Benett
Hillcrest Referee Hillcrest Referee   See fewer
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Ron Tree
Viewmont Coach Viewmont Coach   See fewer
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Mary Pedersen
Teacher Teacher   See fewer
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Kieth Merrill
Arnold Arnold   See fewer
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Jack N. Reddish
Announcer Announcer   See fewer
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Doug Johnson
Official Official   See fewer
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Lisa Gleave
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Karen Frankenberry
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Cindy Chipman
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Heidi Preston
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Julie Graves
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Julie White
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Bob Kawa
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Larry Miller
LeRoy Barron LeRoy Barron   See fewer
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Gary Petersen
Thad Lardner Thad Lardner   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 181 votes