Chris Nashawaty
July 29, 2009 AT 04:00 AM EDT

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

type
Movie
Current Status
In Season
mpaa
Unrated
runtime
104 minutes
Wide Release Date
11/19/08
performer
Tommy Lee Jones
director
Kevin Rafferty
genre
Documentary

We gave it an A

In 1968, as Vietnam raged, two undefeated collegiate rivals met ?for the final football game of the season. Yale was heavily favored, cocky, and up 22?6 at halftime. What happened next was one of the flukiest and most exciting comebacks in college-sports history. Told through a mix of vintage game clips and new interviews with the graying players (including Harvard’s Tommy Lee Jones), Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 shows how competition can build character. ?EXTRAS include 73 more minutes of interviews you’ll want to watch. A

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