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Paper Lion

Directed by Alex March
United States, 1968
Comedy, Sport

Synopsis

Obsessed with pitching a first-person story to Sports Illustrated about what it’s like to be a professional quarterback, klutzy journalist George Plimpton persuades the Detroit Lions to let him participate undercover in the team’s training camp.

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Paper Lion Directed by Alex March

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1969 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer - Male