Lombardi (2012)

Mike Clattenburg, Jay Roach
NFL Films, Andell Entertainment
Jan 27, 2012

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Robert De Niro


About Movie

About Story:- Lombardi tells the story of famed pro football coach Vince Lombardi as he led the Green Bay Packers during the 1967 championship series.During the week leading up to the 1967 NFL championship game, Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi prepares his team to play against the Dallas Cowboys. The game becomes known as the "Ice Bowl" due to the extreme weather.

Additional Notes: Based on Jerry Kramer and Dick Schaap's memoir "Instant Replay."




Movie Review:- The story's narrative arc spans from 1959 when Lombardi was given his first opportunity to be an NFL head coach, taking over the small-town Packers, then the worst team in the NFL, and runs through his transformation of a group of young, talented but undisciplined losers into five-time NFL champions. Also, the story highlights the long-standing rivalry that existed between Lombardi and legendary Dallas Cowboys coach Tom Landry, both of whom were assistants on the New York Giants team that lost the 1958 NFL Championship game. 

Direction, Dialogues and Music:- Academy Award-winning screenwriter Eric Roth has come on board the project, Direction is too good, Performance of the star s are really good. Actors who could accurately portray the fire, passion and grit of Lombardi.

Overall:- Amazing Film.