Disney tackles the true story of how a small school from Texas overcame racial division to win the NCAA College Basketball National Championship in “Glory Road.” Don Haskins is the coach at Texas Western University, now known as the University of Texas at El Paso. He has an integrated team that he takes to the […]

A plucky group of underdogs, most written off as nobodies and underachievers, learn to play as a team, finally get team jerseys and come through to win a sports championships. If it sounds like the plot to “The Mighty Ducks,” that’s because it is, but it’s also the plot to “The Big Green,” Disney’s foray […]

QUACK! QUACK! QUACK! QUACK! A team of misfits overcomes early struggles to make a run at the Pee-Wee hockey title in “The Mighty Ducks.” It’s essentially “The Bad News Bears” on ice. Emilio Estevez plays Gordon Bombay, a hot shot lawyer sentenced to coach a pee-wee hockey team as part of his community service. With […]