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Coach Yoast and Coach Boone started with an interesting relationship. Because they are two phenomenal coaches, united by a desire to win. Boone takes over from the current coach Bill Yoast, and in a show of respect, . It is also a good clip to show the relationship development between Gerry and This clip has some inspirational quotes demonstrating how far the team has come. Most people forget that it was Coach Yoast, NOT Coach Boone, who gave us the film's title. The meme of your wife/girlfriend's dreams.
If we don't come together right now on this hallowed ground, we too will be destroyed, just like they were. I don't care if you like each other right now, but you will respect each other. And maybe - I don't know, maybe we'll learn to play this game like men We want some mo'!
What, you say your name was Jerry? I've got an announcement to make. We got Jerry Lewis, and Dean Martin going to camp with us this year. Jerry tells the jokes, Dean sings the songs and gets the girl. Let's give em a round of applause. Where's your folk's, Gerry? Parents, are they here? Take a good look at her. Cause once you get on that bus, you ain't got no momma no more.
You got your brothers on the team, and you got your daddy and you know who your daddy is, don't you? Who's your daddy, Gerry? And whose team is this? Is this your team or is this your daddy's team? Get on the bus. Put your jacket on first and get on the bus. Fix that tie, son. Well, you can close your eyes for two weeks for all I care.
Why don't you look at your wall and I'll look at mine. Then you better use your X-ray vision, Superman, and look right through it, cause it ain't coming down. Look at that fruitcake! Gerry, just keep your mouth shut and get back on that field!
Coach Boone, I'm Colonel Bass. We just got transferred here from Huntington Beach, California. This is my son, Ronnie, he's a quarterback. We're pretty set at the, uh, quarterback, colonel. But if your boy's any good, you might want to check out Wilson or Annandale. Well, I met Coach Taber. He won't let blacks play on his team.
The way I see it, if these boys can fight a war together, they can play football together. Now, he's a pretty good runner The football hits Gerry square in the back. He turns around, angrily] Julius: This is about setting a good example for our boys and the community.
I don't scratch my head 'til it itches, and I don't dance until I hear some music, I will not be intimidated. In fact, he delivered many speeches to inspire them. Often, his speeches were not about the importance of winning, but about the importance of playing your best.
In the movie, Coach Boone tells his team that 50, men died during the Battle of Gettysburg. The actual number who lost their lives was much lower. As we looked into the question, "How accurate is Remember the Titans? Gerry and Julius were friends just like many of the other players were friends.
Theirs was not the only new friendship. The character of Emma Hoyt Kate Bosworth is purely fictional. She was created to demonstrate some of the negative traits and beliefs instilled in the youth of that time.
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This did not happen in real life. The film also implies that Ronnie "Sunshine" Bass might possibly be gay. This is also untrue. In fact, like Ronnie Bass, most of the other players on the team had long hair inincluding the real Gerry Bertier.
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During our investigation into the Remember the Titans true story, we confirmed that Titan quarterback Ronnie Bass did come from California, but portraying him as a long-haired hippie is a bit of an exaggeration. I'll say for the record my hair was never that long.
Did protesters stand outside of T. Williams on the first day of school? Unlike what is seen in the movie, there were no protestors outside of the high school on the first day. Williams Titans to the undefeated season chronicled in the film. Was the racial tension in the community depicted accurately in the film? Although racial tension did exist in Alexandria, Virginia init was significantly embellished for the movie.
Williams High School saw the integration of black and white students when it opened in the fall ofnot in Former students state that many of the racial barriers had been broken down bywhen federal pressure resulted in the consolidation of three high schools, one of which was T. In an interview with the Greenville News, the real Ronnie "Sunshine" Bass said, "They the movie had a community divided down black and white, and it really wasn't like that in Alexandria.
They don't have to worry about race. This scene was fictionalized for the movie, as was Coach Tyrell Brett Rice. Did a plot really exist with the referees to ensure that the Titans would lose a game?
In the movie Remember the Titans, we see Coach Yoast Will Patton confront a crooked referee, telling him to call the game fairly or else he'll expose the whole plot to make the Titans lose the game, resulting in the firing of Coach Boone.
Coach Yoast also tells the ref that he'll personally see to it that the ref never works again. This incident never really happened. Was Coach Yoast's daughter Sheryl really a football fanatic like she was portrayed to be in the film? Sheryl wasn't as deeply intense about football as the film depicts. Sheryl ends up watching game films with Boone instead.
In reality, this never happened. I wish she had spent any time with my children. Unfortunately, that didn't happen.
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Unlike in the film, the real Sheryl Yoast had three sisters and she lived with her mother. Bill Yoast did convey to producer Jerry Bruckheimer that he wasn't happy about this. I don't like to look like I only have one daughter,'" says Yoast of his conversation with Bruckheimer. Sheryl's three sisters, however, were okay with the storyline, which was part of the reason it made it into the film ESPN.
Inthe real Sheryl Yoast passed away from a heart condition that had gone undetected for years. She was not alive when the movie was made. Did the racial incident in the restaurant actually happen?
As reported on the '71 Titans Web Site, this did not actually happen. Even though the attitude portrayed by the restaurant may have been similar to existing establishments in the United States at that time, this scene was a fictional device created to help emphasize the racial tension in the movie's storyline.
Did someone really throw a brick through Coach Herman Boone's window? No, it was actually much worse than a brick. It was a toilet commode.
I guess Disney, being the family movie production company that it is, felt that to depict a toilet stool coming through your window was a bit much I've never gotten over that incident that particular night, because I could never understand how anybody could feel so bad about another human being as to throw a toilet commode through a window.
The real Herman Boone did not own a gun. Williams Titans ever dance on the field during warm-ups like in the movie? The Titans never did a song and dance routine on the field during warm-ups.