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North Dallas Forty (1979)

R
119 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

A semi-fictional account of life as a professional (American-style) football player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s.See moreA semi-fictional account of life as a professional (American-style) football player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s. Written by Afterburner See less
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Peter Gent (novel) (screenplay) | Frank Yablans (screenplay) | Ted Kotcheff (screenplay)
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$ 26,079,312
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Aug 3, 1979 (United States)

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Nick Nolte
Phillip Elliott Phillip Elliott   See fewer
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Mac Davis
Seth Maxwell Seth Maxwell   See fewer
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Charles Durning
Coach Johnson Coach Johnson   See fewer
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Dayle Haddon
Charlotte Caulder Charlotte Caulder   See fewer
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Bo Svenson
Jo Bob Priddy Jo Bob Priddy   See fewer
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John Matuszak
O. W. Shaddock O. W. Shaddock   See fewer
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Steve Forrest
Conrad Hunter Conrad Hunter   See fewer
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G.D. Spradlin
B. A. Strothers B. A. Strothers   See fewer
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Dabney Coleman
Emmett Hunter Emmett Hunter   See fewer
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Savannah Smith Boucher
Joanne Rodney (as Savannah Smith) Joanne Rodney (as Savannah Smith)   See fewer
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Marshall Colt
Art Hartman Art Hartman   See fewer
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Guich Koock
Eddie Rand Eddie Rand   See fewer
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Deborah Benson
Mrs. Hartman Mrs. Hartman   See fewer
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Jim Boeke
Stallings (as James F. Boeke) Stallings (as James F. Boeke)   See fewer
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Walter Brooke
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Alan Autry
Balford (as Carlos Brown) Balford (as Carlos Brown)   See fewer
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Danny J. Bunz
Tony Douglas Tony Douglas   See fewer
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Rad Daly
Conrad Conrad   See fewer
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Cliff Frazier
Monroe Monroe   See fewer
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Glenn-Michael Jones
Locker Boy (as Glenn Michael Jones) Locker Boy (as Glenn Michael Jones)   See fewer
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Frank O'Neill
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Tommy Reamon
Delma Huddle Delma Huddle   See fewer
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Tom Reese
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Jeff Severson
Partridge (as Jeffrey Severson) Partridge (as Jeffrey Severson)   See fewer
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Grant Kilpatrick
Monsignor Monsignor   See fewer
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Kevin Cooney
Pete Peterson Pete Peterson   See fewer
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Tony Frank
Rindquist Rindquist   See fewer
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Doug France
Alcie Weeks Alcie Weeks   See fewer
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Garrie Kelly
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Debbie Turner
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Jasmine Gagnier
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Lauren Jennifer Downing
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Don J. Berberet
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Randall Braxtan
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Kory Olson
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Louie Kelcher
Football Player Football Player   See fewer
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Harold Jackson
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Michael Ballew
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Martin Imhof
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Ronnie L. Coleman
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Boyd Matson
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Ross Porter
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Michele Turner Wilson
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7 / 10 | 4,092 votes