Street Date:
November 06, 2007
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Home Entertainment
Product Overview
Based on a true story, Believe in Me is set in the mid 60’s and is the story of a young man whose dreams of coaching boys high school basketball are derailed when the school board assigns him to the girls’ basketball team instead. The girls and the coach eventually earn each other’s trust, and despite the opposition of the small conservative town, learn how to play to win

  • Popular genre—inspirational sports-themed movies are strong at retail: Remember the Titans, Invincible, Friday Night Lights, Radio, Miracle, Coach Carter, Facing the Giants
  • Based on a true story and book “Brief Garland” by Newbery Medal-Winning Author, Harold Keith
  • Major Star Power:
    Jeffrey Donovan—Star of the upcoming USA Network series Burn Notice. Also seen in Hitch, Crossing Jordan
    Samantha Mathis, American Psycho, Little Women
    Oscar nominee Bruce Dern, Monster, Coming Home
  • Critically acclaimed 2007 Theatrical release
  • Award-winning—Jackson Hole Film Festival- Best Feature Film, Best Score, Rosemount Diamond Award
    “3.5 STARS! ‘Believe in Me’ soars!” —Cleveland Sun “Grade: A-! A charmer! —Dallas Morning News “Funny & emotional! A stand-up-and-cheer flick!” —Kansas City Star
  • About Believe In Me
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