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Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story

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Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
George Kennedy, Victor Love
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B-

Hank Gathers was a college hoop hero who died after collapsing on the basketball court when his heart gave out. Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story does a decent job of showing us the person inside the uniform. But the Gathers story — from his Philadelphia childhood to his friend and teammate Bo Kimble’s touching eulogy — is finally too sketchily told to be truly satisfying. B-

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