Plus it’s the SEC Sorry for the lack of visuals but the audio is pretty telling of […]. I freely admit, I am not much of a movie guy. The series was a success and Fox launched another season bringing Christopher back in the now popular character, the Beer Knight. Jaclyn Marlan as Holly. Shortly after his death, Burlsworth’s jersey number, 77, was permanently retired in a ceremony at Arkansas’ first home game of the season. Searcy is a veteran of several television series.

Please click the link below to receive your verification email. Languages Deutsch Edit links. Coach Nutt Grant Cook Eleven days after being drafted into the NFL, Brandon was tragically killed in a car accident, crushing all who knew him. Bryce Kemph as Redneck Fan. A self-described “walk-on filmmaker”, Reindl decided to finance and produce the film.

Adam Scarimbolo as Coach Crane. As a basic football film Greater is perfectly adequate, but it could have truly lived up to its title with stronger convictions on its faith component. The Burlsworth Character Awards is a national award honoring character and sportsmanship in high school football. Billy Long as Old Country Man.

This one really has a lot of heart, and McDonough gave a great performance.

The grexter general fast date of August 26,was announced on Tuesday, August 16,via the movie’s web site and official Twitter account.

His brother, 17 years older, was amazing too. Barbara Burlsworth Christopher Severio While I don’t typically tend to venture out of my way to screen movies like When the Game Stands Tall, Woodlawn, or My All-American the significance of Burlsworth’s story to the only sports team that matters in The Natural State made me feel something of an obligation to see what all the fuss was about.


Despite not being a huge sports fan, the fact I’m from Arkansas weighs heavily into me seeing Greater AKA the story of Brandon Burlsworth AKA the story of the greatest walk-on in the history of college football.

Better than most faith based movies though being about footfall helped.

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Sports Movies to see!! Construction Worker uncredited Anthony Omari The Junior High I attended had his name all over it along with his slogan “Do It the Burls Way” on the field bhrlsworth for football practice.

Burlsworth’s locker in the Razorback locker room is encased in glass, preserved for future players and fans, in his honor. Fork-Lift Operator Jeff Sanders Searcy is a veteran hurlsworth several television series.

The story is not told in a linear fashion and that adds to the suspense and tension in an otherwise predicable story.

The Christian organization’s mission is to support the physical and spiritual needs of children, in particular those children who have limited opportunities. Post a comment or leave a trackback: He worked harder than anybody, on and off the field, becoming the first Razorback to earn a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree while brahdon playing.


Greater: Cast/Crew

The Farmer Peter Gray Lewis I knew Burlsworth was a big deal in Harrison, but never in a million years did I ever think a movie was going to be made about his life. He has also starred in several movies-of-the-week, including In the Best of Families: Brandon has always been a big part of my life, even after his death. Log in with Facebook.

Learn how your comment data is processed. Retrieved 25 January Grant Cook as Grant Garrett. Yes, Burlsworth was truly an angel among us, but Greater takes the audience through some heavy-handed hell.

Edit Details Official Sites: Pro Football Hall of Fame. Assistant Coach uncredited Brandon Paul Eells Audible Download Audio Books. After attending a Colts minicamp, the coaches were impressed enough to pencil him in as the projected starter at right offensive guard. RoweEdward O.