Watch the movie trailer for the documentary about five high-school basketball players from Akron, Ohio, one of whom becomes NBA superstar LeBron James.
You can view the ‘More Than a Game’ movie trailer and poster below. In theaters October 2, 2009 limited showings, expands October 9, 2009.
Plot Details: Five talented young basketball players from Akron, Ohio star in this remarkable true-life coming of age story about uncommon friendship in the face of unprecedented fame. Their coach is a hard-driving, charismatic but inexperienced player’s father. Their leader future NBA superstar LeBron James.
This is the “Fab Five’s” story – an improbable seven-year journey that takes them from a decrepit inner-city gym to the doorstep of a national high school championship. Along the way, the close-knit team is repeatedly tested—both on and off the court—as James’ unparalleled talent explodes into worldwide celebrity, threatening to destroy everything they’ve set out to achieve together. MORE THAN A GAME combines a series of unforgettable one-on-one interviews with rare news footage, never-before-seen home videos and personal family photographs to bring this heart-warming and wholly American story to life.