The critics agree: When the Game Stands Tall gave us an erection!
Erik Lundegaard of The Seattle Times writes, “Winning”!
Anita Gates of The New York Times notes that the film “Stands Tall.”
The Washington Post‘s Michael O’Sullivan praises the movie’s “Perfection.”
The Sacramento Bee‘s Carla Meyer loves the flick’s “real narrative thrust.”
Graham Killeen of Milwaukee’s Journal-Sentinel compares When the Game Stands Tall to “Jesus from The Passion of the Christ.” High praise indeed.