Due to NCAA sanctions, the Texas State University Fightin' Armadillos must start the season with a host of new coaches and players, a struggling college football team is forced to turn to a rag-tag group of misfits.
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January 24, 2014 Suffice it to say that Necessary Roughness is not particularly rough and is certainly not necessary.Read in Source
Philadelphia Daily News
January 24, 2014 Necessary Roughness has the right kind of rambunctious spirit for this kind of picture -- even if it's not quite as inventive as similar movies like the recent baseball send-up, Major League.Read in Source
January 24, 2014 In the end, and from the viewpoint of a country where polytechnics can barely afford books, it's hard not to identify with the dean who resents all the time and energy wasted on football in his supposed institute of learning.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
January 24, 2014 The film itself is a genial, slight, entirely predictable football comedy, but it serves Bakula well.Read in Source
March 26, 2009 This gridiron comedy piles up cliches the way Notre Dame racks up yardage, with an option-variety screenplay that promiscuously pitches the story in multiple directions.Read in Source
January 24, 2014 An American football comedy which replays all the situations and clichés from the baseball saga Major League, but with a minor-league cast and clumsy direction from Stan Dragoti.Read in Source
January 24, 2014 For every sharp one-liner about a pampered college football team that's "so corrupt it could use its yearbook photos as mug shots," there's a brain-numbing plot development that's straight out of a desperate sitcom.Read in Source
January 24, 2014 The shameless commercialism and hypocrisy of big-time college football is a target as inviting as a receiver wide open in the end zone. But the muddled huddle that is Necessary Roughness is one long fumble strewn with offensive lines.Read in Source
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
January 24, 2014 Too bad the lowbrow laughs were shortchanged by a tired script about misfits and loners banding together to gain a little self-respect.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...