Released in January of 1979 in the USA, "Take Down" (also known as "Fighting Chance") is a Drama film directed by Kieth Merrill , starring Edward Herrmann, Kathleen Lloyd, Lorenzo Lamas, Maureen McCormick, Stephen Furst and Toney Smith.
Just once...everyone has to be a winner!
Who is the director of "Take Down":
Take Down was directed by Kieth Merrill, a director, writer, producer, and actor.
What was the release date of "Take Down":
Take Down was initially released on January, 1979, in the United States.. This was thirty-nine (39) years ago.
What is the cast of "Take Down":
At the casting of Take Down we find Edward Herrmann, previously seen in The Great Waldo Pepper (1975) and The Great Gatsby (1974); Kathleen Lloyd (The Car (1977), The Missouri Breaks (1976)); Lorenzo Lamas (Grease (1978), 100 Rifles (1969)) [ more... ]
- Edward Herrmann, Oscar Rowland and Prentiss Rowe can also be seen in Harry's War, released in 1981.
What is the Storyline of "Take Down":
Ed Branish (Edward Herrmann), a snooty English teacher who finds his situation at Mingo Junction High School far beneath him and barely tolerable, flaunts his air of superiority over all, including his supportive wife (Kathleen Lloyd), by frequently spouting platitudes from literary masters to validate his often contemptuous viewpoint.
His habit of having as little to do with his school as possible finally gets the better of him when his light schedule makes him the only staff member available to [...]
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