Gridiron Gang (2006)
A rugby feature film called The Rugby Team (English: Gridiron Gang) is about teenagers at a juvenile detention center.
Under the leadership of a former rugby player (this role was played by The Rock Dwayne Johnson, he was also a former rugby player in the past), teenagers who once committed crimes have found their way meaning of life, find your friends and teammates in the rugby team.
This rugby feature film is not just about eye-catching football games, it is also a valuable lesson in life, about the first efforts and wills to overcome the past.
In the early 1970s, Daniel Eugene “Rudy” Ruettiger grew up in Joliet, Illinois dreaming of playing football at the University of Notre Dame.
Although he achieved success with the local Joliet Catholic high school team, he still lacked the money needed to attend Notre Dame, as well as the talent and physical stature to play football for an Inter-Course. Great university.
Ruettiger works at a local steel factory like his father, Daniel Sr., a Notre Dame fan and his two brothers worked there after graduating from high school.
When his best friend, Pete, who supported his dream to play for Notre Dame, was killed in an explosion at the factory, Rudy decided to follow his dream to attend Notre Dame and play for Fighting Irish.
Ballers (From 2015 to 2017)
Based on the real life stories of current and former rugby players, the episode follows the one-time rugby superstar Spencer Strasmore (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson) as he retires. but still advises the players who practice every day. Thereby, the portrait and the funny corners about the players are gradually revealed.
This is a rugby episode of the HBO drama series that has been well received by many followers. This feature film received 7.5 IMDb points for all 3 episodes aired.