In the town of Odessa, Texas, nothing is more important than football. For many of the players, the game is their only way out of town, to the city football represents a source of pride, and to Coach Gary Gaines, winning the state championship may spell the difference between a job and unemployment. In this tiny Texas town, football serves as a metaphor for life and the drive for perfection.
Movie Sermon's General Warning
Friday Night Lights
contains profanity, alcohol use, and sensuality.