GREATER follows the true story of Brandon Burlsworth who is perhaps the greatest walk-on in the history of college football. Brandon dreamed of playing for the Arkansas Razorbacks but was told he wasn t good enough to play Division I ball. Undeterred, Brandon took a risk and walked on in 1994. Written off by fellow teammates and coaches, Brandon displayed dogged determination in the face of staggering odds. The awkward kid who once was an embarrassment to his teammates and an annoyance to his coaches ended up becoming the most respected player in the history of the program, changing the lives of all he touched.
Manufacturer: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
LORDS OF DOGTOWN tells the radical true story behind three teenage surfers from Venice Beach, California, who took skateboarding to the extreme and changed the world of sports forever. Stacy Peralta(John Robinson), Tony Alva (Victor Rasuk) and Jay Adams (Emile Hirsch) are the Z-Boys, a bunch of nobodies until they create a new style of skateboarding that becomes a worldwide phenomenon. But when their hobby becomes a business, the success shreds their friendship. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke (Twilight) and written by Stacy Peralta, Lords of Dogtown is "...a dazzling daredevil ride." (Peter Travers, ROLLING STONE)
Sixteen-year-old Bobby Whiteside (Kristian Jackson, â€œHeartlandâ€) hates the holidays. As a young boy, he was abandoned by his father (Ryan Northcott, Mystery, Alaska) two weeks before Christmas, and just recently he lost his best friend (Joe Perry, American Virgins). All he can think about is escaping his hometown. He quits his favorite game of hockey, turns his back on his high school teammates and isolates himself from his mother (Anne Hawthorne, The Other Woman). One night he makes an amazing discovery on the lake by his homeâ€”a magic, perfectly-groomed hockey rink that only he can see. But just as his nighttime hockey excursions begin to resurrect his Christmas spirit, he learns a local construction company helmed by his brother (Jayson Therrien, â€œFargoâ€) plans to develop the land around the lake. With the help of his high school crush (Siobhan Williams, â€œunREALâ€) and a little magic from Saint Nick, Bobby rallies the townspeople, reunites his family, and plays one last important hoc