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"Remember the Titans": Attitude and Leadership

Based on a true story, Remember the Titans spotlights the character formation of those caught in the difficult transition of integrating T. C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Virginia. In 1971 the tensions ran high—especially on the football team— when a black man, Herman Boon (played by Denzel Washington), was brought in as the new head coach, demoting the previously successful white coach, Bill Yoast (Will Patton), to an assistant position.

About 30 minutes into the movie, the team is at the breaking point. It's been rife with tension, bickering, ...

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