Picture from The 5th Quarter
Overall A-

After a terrible accident kills his younger brother, college student Jon Abbate (Ryan Merriman) isn't sure he will ever be able to play football again. Yet with the help of faith, friends and a caring community, Jon and his grieving parents (Aidan Quinn and Andie MacDowell) are able to turn tragedy into triumph. This movie is based on a true story.

Violence B
Sexual Content A-
Profanity B-
Substance Use C+

MPAA Rating: PG for thematic material, some language, medical images and brief smoking. (Edited. Originally rated PG-13 in 2010)

The 5th Quarter

The most recent home video release of this movie is August 30, 2011. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The 5th Quarter

Release Date: 30 August 2011

The 5th Quarter releases to DVD and Blu-ray on August 30, 2011. Both formats include the bonus feature, The Making of The 5th Quarter.

Related home video titles:

Michael Harding, who plays Coach Grobe, also stars in the sports movies Secretariat and Radio as well as the military story Dear John. A community faces tragedy when almost the entire college football team dies in a plane accident in We Are Marshall.