The Rock stars in the remake of the 1993 TV movie Gridiron Gang. The 2006 film is coming to DVD soon from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Gridiron Gang tells the gritty and powerfully emotional true story of a
juvenile detention camp probation office Sean Porter who along with another officer Malcolm Moore, turns a
group of hard core teenage delinquents into a high school football team in
four weeks. Confronted with gang rivalries and bitter hatred between his
teammates, Porter reaches some hard lessons (and learns a few himself) as
the kids gain a sense of self-respect and responsibility.
The DVD will feature deleted scenes with commentary, multi-angle scenes and the featurettes Profile on Phil Joanou: From Real Life to Big Screen, The Rock Takes The Field, Gridiron Gange: Goodball Training.
The DVD and a UMD version will both be available for $28.95 on January 23rd.