Any Given Sunday
Any Given Sunday is star-filled football drama, directed by Oliver Stone, starring Al Pacino, Jamie Foxx, Dennis Quaid, Cameron Diaz, and many more. This film goes back and forth between many characters, but it mainly focuses on the aging head coach of the fictional Miami Sharks, Tony D'Amato (Al Pacino), and the team's former third-string quarterback turned starter Willie Beamen (Jamie Foxx). Everything is nice and calm with the Sharks as the film opens along with the Sharks season, but you quickly come to realize that although everything is calm on the surface, there is a whole ocean below, a whole ocean filled with sharks. Cameron Diaz plays the new owner of the Sharks, after her father the previous owner passes away and leaves her the team. While starting quarterback Dennis Quaid deals with a potential season ending injury, and some tough choices during a difficult time in the twilight of his career. Third string Qb Beamen (Foxx), is quickly moved to the starting position, due to injuries from Quaid, and his replacement. Beamen thrives under pressure, becoming a star in the league, leading his team to several victories. All the while Pacino has to rally everyone.