• Comedy
  • Rated: G,PG,U,10-12 PG
  • Director: Alex March
  • Writer: Lawrence Roman, George Plimpton
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Paper Lion is a 1968 sports comedy film starring Alan Alda as writer George Plimpton, based on Plimpton's 1966 nonfiction book of the same name depicting his tryout with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. The film premiered in Detroit on October 2, 1968 and was released nationwide the week of October 14, 1968.
  • Comedy
  • Rated: G,PG,U,10-12 PG
  • Director: Alex March
  • Writer: Lawrence Roman, George Plimpton

  • Alan Alda
    Lauren Hutton
    David Doyle
    Ann Turkel
    Joe Schmidt
    Alex Karras
    Frank Gifford
    Sugar Ray Robinson
    Roy Scheider
    Mike Bersell
    Ernie Clark
    Ernie Harwell
    John Gordy
    Mike Lucci
    Pat Studstill

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  • (1968)

  • Comedy
  • Rated: G,PG,U,10-12 PG
  • Director: Alex March
  • Writer: Lawrence Roman, George Plimpton

Synopsis

Paper Lion is a 1968 sports comedy film starring Alan Alda as writer George Plimpton, based on Plimpton's 1966 nonfiction book of the same name depicting his tryout with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. The film premiered in Detroit on October 2, 1968 and was released nationwide the week of October 14, 1968.

Starring
  • Alan Alda
    Lauren Hutton
    David Doyle
    Ann Turkel
    Joe Schmidt
    Alex Karras
    Frank Gifford
    Sugar Ray Robinson
    Roy Scheider
    Mike Bersell
    Ernie Clark
    Ernie Harwell
    John Gordy
    Mike Lucci
    Pat Studstill