Justice paper clips (citizenship/teamwork) 12 angry men (fairness) gandhi ( leadership) temperance the straight story (forgiveness/modesty) 10 questions for the did you see in the film consider strengths, virtues, and how do the characters in the film live a life of connection and/or meaning. Checking in with norman dale, jimmy chitwood, and co 30 years after the release of the greatest sports movie ever made.
Hickory is a place where, according to myra fleener, a character in the film, “ basketball heroes are treated like gods” this town takes their basketball seriously, a setting where the new basketball coach faces the obstacle of sleuth of second-guessing fathers norman dale is the main character, the volatile coach who has.
Read common sense media's hoosiers review, age rating, and parents guide we think this movie stands out for: character strengths the barest of plots is fleshed out by an electric gene hackman, and the renewal of dennis hopper's character -- whose emotional wounds are more openly visible than hackman's.
The cardinal virtues are the four principal moral virtues the english word cardinal comes from the latin word cardo, which means hinge all other virtues hinge on these four: prudence, justice, fortitude, and temperance plato first discussed the cardinal virtues in the republic, and they entered into.
What makes hoosiers special is not its story, however, but its details and its characters angelo pizzo, who wrote the original screenplay, knows small-town sports he knows all about high school politics and how the school board and the parents' groups always think they know more about basketball than.