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This collection chronicles the indomitable will of working class lads and lasses as they seek greener pastures. Their escape takes many forms - dance, sports, even rocketry.
After losing his job as a football coach, Jim White sees potential in seven students, who he turns into one of the best cross-country teams against all odds.
Rudy is determined to play football for Notre Dame, despite always having been told that he was too small.
A talented young boy becomes torn between his unexpected love of dance and the disintegration of his family.
A small-town boy obsessed with the Italian cycling team vies for the affections of a college girl.
The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.
A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.
A Brooklyn teenager feels his only chance to succeed is as the king of the disco floor. His carefree youth and weekend dancing help him to forget the reality of his bleak life.
A 1970s-set comedy centered on three young working class friends in a dreary suburb of Reading.
City teenager Ren MacCormack moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace.
A high school footballer desperate for a scholarship and his headstrong coach clash in a dying Pennsylvania steel town.