• Crooked Arrows (2012)

Crooked Arrows

Release Date: May 18th, 2012

DVD Release Date: October 23rd, 2012

PG-13 |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Joe Logan (Brandon Routh), a mixed-blood Native American, is eager to modernize his reservation -- but first he must prove himself to his father, the tribal chairman, by rediscovering his spirit. Joe becomes the coach of the reservation's high-school lacrosse team, which must compete against the better-equipped and better-trained players of the elite Prep School League. Joe teaches his players the meaning of tribal pride as they climb an uphill battle to the state championship finals.

Cast: Brandon Routh, Crystal Allen, Chelsea Ricketts, Gil Birmingham, Tyler Hill, Tom Kemp, Dennis Ambriz, Michael Hudson

Director: Steve Rash

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Peck Entertainment, Branded Pictures Entertainment

Distributors: Branded/Peck Entertainment

Keywords: Amusing, Underdog, 2010s, Heartwarming, Rivalry, Father, Love interest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Crooked Arrows is no "Rocky." It lacks the emotional momentum required for that. But if it's just light, family-friendly entertainment you want, Crooked Arrows fits the bill. show more

  • 63
    Loren KingBoston Globe

    The story is unique and engaging enough to transcend the uplifting sports-underdog formula. show more

  • 50
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Predictable from first moment to last, it does at least provide a showcase for lacrosse, a sport heretofore cinematically unexploited. show more

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