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MiddleFingerMom

(25,163 posts)
Thu Nov 29, 2012, 09:50 PM Nov 2012

Watching "North Dallas 40" on NBCSN -- tuned in 10 mins late... it started 15 mins ago.

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Absolutely the finest football movie of all time (IMneverHO), but so NOT just a football
movie that it's an incredible movie with general audience appeal.
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Highly entertaining and a thinly-veiled semi-fictional "expose" of the Dallas Cowboys
corporatization of football, it has some great acting by some football legends. Even
the singer Mac Davis shines as the quarterback.
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"I know EVERYTHING, poot."
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And NOBODY grunts like Nick Nolte grunts.
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Watching "North Dallas 40" on NBCSN -- tuned in 10 mins late... it started 15 mins ago. (Original Post) MiddleFingerMom Nov 2012 OP
"Breakfast of Champions"..... Wounded Bear Nov 2012 #1
It just showed a long sequence in the weight training room... the linemen were... MiddleFingerMom Nov 2012 #2
"Nectar of the gods..." Blue_Tires Nov 2012 #3

MiddleFingerMom

(25,163 posts)
2. It just showed a long sequence in the weight training room... the linemen were...
Thu Nov 29, 2012, 10:43 PM
Nov 2012

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... straining while lifting massive weights -- the quarterback and wide receiver (Mac Davis and
Nick Nolte) were sitting at stations doing absolutely nothing but drinking beers, smoking and
blowing smoke rings.
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There are some VERY funny moments in this film.
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