Analysis Of The Movie ' Remember The Titans '

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Movie project “Remember the titans” was a movie that was released on September 23, 2000. The movie was directed by Boaz Yakin. The movie includes famous stars such as Denzel Washington as Coach Herman Boone, Will Patton as Coach Bill Yoast, and Wood Harris as Julius `Big Ju '. The movie takes place in Alexandria, Virginia. The schools in Alexandria were segregated based on race. It was in 1971 when the school board forced the people to combine the white schools and the black schools in to one called T.C. Williams High School. Coach Boon (Denzel Washington) who came from North Carolina was put as a head coach by the school board which made the former coach and the white player unhappy because of his skin color. Boone offered Yoast a defensive coordinator position which he refused first but then was forced to accept the offer when the white player and their families pledged to boycott the school if he don’t participate. Herman was seen as savior from discrimination and segregation by the African American people. Coach Herman took the team to a football camp to prepare them for the season. Coach Herman Boone forced the players to sit and room together because he wanted the black and the white players to learn to respect each other and embrace their difference. The African Americans and white players were regularly fighting and arguing for instance captain Gerry Bertier (Ryan Hurst) and Julius Campbell (Wood Harris) were arguing who was covering who and blaming players for not
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