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Coach
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PG,1hr 40min
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1978
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Rhino Home Video
Synopsis: When Fenton (Keenan Wynn), the preeminent citizen of Granger speaks, the town listens. The town's high-school boys' basketball team has had a losing season, and he wants the coach fired. What's more, he wants to select his replacement. After a computer search, he discovers that the Olympic track star Randy Rawlings has just the right qualifications. When Randy arrives, he discovers that this star athlete is a woman (Cathy Lee Crosby). However, she insists on her right to try and coach the boys, and ... Full Synopsis
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It's unlikely that anyone who knows the premise of Coach -- high school mistakenly hires an attractive young woman to serve as coach of its basketball team -- would ever think it might be intended as a good movie, and that's fortunate. The surprise is that, while it's far from good, Coach is much better than one might expect. Sure, it's got a script that ranges from silly to inane, with a detour here ... Read Review
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Randy Rawlings
Fenton
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Larry Brown, winner of Best Coach
Benjamin "Coach" Wade Age: 37 Hometown: Bolivar, Mo. Occupation: Soccer coach (CBS)
Nicholas Colasanto, "Cheers"While Coach (as played with perfection by the late Nicholas Colasanto...
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