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Trouble Along the Way (1953)

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Release Date: Apr 4, 1953 Wide

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"Winning isn't everything -- it's the only thing." These words were spoken not by Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi but by Steve Williams, the fictional college athletics instructor played by John Wayne in Trouble Along the Way. Recently divorced, Williams has trouble finding a job due to his inability to get along with his superiors. If he doesn't find work soon, he'll lose custody of his daughter Carole (Sherry Jackson). Meanwhile, St. Anthony's College, heavily in debt, may have to close

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Drama, Classics, Comedy

Melville Shavelson, Jack Rose

May 22, 2007

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A minor serio comedy in the vast output of director Michael Curtiz and in the distinguished career of John Wayne, who's cast against type.

February 21, 2012 Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com
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It's the kind of pic you expect Pat O'Brien to be in.

March 7, 2006 Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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Very nice heart warming drama sport film with John Wayne. This is my first time I watched the 50s college football ever put on the screen. Wayne and Donna Reed have good chemistry. But Wayne's scenes with little Sherry Jackson are something special.
August 29, 2010
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