12 Mighty Orphans (2021) Movie poster and book cover compared.

12 Mighty Orphans

Ty Roberts, 2021

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Twelve Mighty Orphans
Jim Dent, 2007

12 Mighty Orphans is a movie directed by Ty Roberts in 2021 and based on the book Twelve Mighty Orphans: The Inspiring True Story of the Mighty Mites Who Ruled Texas Football by Jim Dent, first published in 2007. The movie features Luke Wilson, Robert Duvall, Martin Sheen, Vinessa Shaw, Treat Williams, Wayne Knight, and others.

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RATING

8.1

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Movie Poster: 12 Mighty Orphans (Ty Roberts, 2021)

8.5

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Book Cover: Twelve Mighty Orphans (Jim Dent, 2007)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Twelve Mighty Orphans, the 2007 book by Jim Dent.

Twelve Mighty Orphans

Read by: Barry Abrams

Storyline

Haunted by his mysterious past, a devoted high school football coach leads a scrawny team of orphans to the state championship during the Great Depression and inspires a broken nation along the way.

Movie vs Book

Poster of 12 Mighty Orphans, the 2021 movie by Ty Roberts

Year

2021

Minutes

118

Movie Rate

8.10

Source: IMDb

Movie

12 Mighty Orphans

Country: USA

Year: 2021

Length: 1h58m

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Cover of Twelve Mighty Orphans, the 2007 book by Jim Dent

Year

2007

Pages

287

Book Rate

8.58

S: Goodreads

Book

Twelve Mighty Orphans

Subtitle: The Inspiring True Story of the Mighty Mites Who Ruled Texas Football

Country: USA

First published in: 2007

Length: 287 pages

Genre: Biography

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Cover of Twelve Mighty Orphans, the 2007 book by Jim Dent

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