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1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
A filmmaker researches the effects of repetitive head trauma as he struggles with the decision of when to let his young son play tackle football.

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Director: Sean Pamphilon

Genres: Documentary

The United States of Football (2012)

Release Date: August 23rd, 2013|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • 40
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    Though full of material that will move sports fans, some questions of emphasis and lack of polish make the film less galvanizing than it might've been. show more

  • 60
    Village Voice

    [Pamphilon] won't wow you with his skill behind the camera, but you'll likely still find yourself nodding your head in frustrated agreement. show more

  • 60
    Miriam Bale The New York Times

    The film is a thorough piece of reporting on the issues, characters and deeper cultural ramifications. But rather than present this impressive investigation as an objective reporter, Mr. Pamphilon makes the film, perhaps unnecessarily, a personal story. show more

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