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The Pistol - The Birth of a Legend

The Pistol - The Birth of a Legend (1990)

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This is the biopic of basketball star Pistol Pete Maravich, here played by Adam Guier. The film is for the most part an exercise in joie de vivre, until it ends as it tragically must, with the sudden and untimely death of Maravich. Writer Darrel Campbell and director Frank Schroeder perform miracles with their tiny budget. Though Pistol is comparatively little known, odds are it won't remain that way much longer. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

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Darrel Campbell

Nov 8, 2005

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Inspiring true sports story with bullies, discrimination.

February 6, 2013 Full Review Source: Common Sense Media
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Terrible movie about an amazing player. The religious angle makes it creey, too.
April 27, 2008
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