Movie Analysis : Remember The Titans Essay

703 Words May 2nd, 2016 3 Pages
For our final and movie presentation I chose to watch the movie Remember the Titans. Many people may not know this, but the movie is a based on a true story. The true story is based on the 1971 Virginia state football champions from T.C. Williams High School. This was one of my favorite movies growing up, but I never watch it from the history side of it. Remember the Titans is a movie that is based around two schools being shut down and all those students being forced into a new school with both African Americans and whites. As we all know in the past mixing the two races different end in a good way. The T.C Williams High School had many issues that needed to be over handled. However, there were problems outside of school, dealing with athletes. Many of these issues had to do with the football team.
The problem with the football team is that they needed a new coach and the African American coach was hired as head coach over the more experienced white coach. Coach Herman Boone (Denzel Washington) faced many challenges when he was hired. His family’s life was in danger a majority of the time. Coach Boone (Denzel Washington) offered that Coach Yoast (Will Patron) the assistant job, as he admired his experience. Coach Yoast (Will Patron) was not convinced about being the assistant coach, so we got the coaches and players together from his last team and told them he was not going to be coaching. After all the players said they would not play and would give up their talent if he…

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