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      Paper Lion

      1968, Comedy, 1h 45m

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      Desperate to fulfill a magazine contract and to shut up his nagging editor, prominent sports writer George Plimpton (Alan Alda) needs an idea for a story. An expert at participatory sports journalism -- he's already pitched poorly in a baseball game and been flattened in a boxing match -- the Harvard-educated, high-society New Yorker decides to give professional football a try. So he laces up his cleats and becomes the most unlikely member of the NFL's Detroit Lions.

      • Rating: G

      • Genre: Comedy

      • Original Language: English

      • Director: Alex March

      • Producer: Stuart Millar

      • Writer: Lawrence Roman

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      • Production Co: Stuart Miller Productions

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