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The United States of Football

Release Date: August 23rd, 2013

Not Yet Rated|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.



Genres: Documentary

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  • 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

  • [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

  • 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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