A football player's dreams to play in the NFL are halted when he is wrongly convicted and sent to prison. Years later, he fights to clear his name within an unjust system.
An NFL linebacker has his dreams put on hold when he is accused of rape and sent to prison. With the help of his lawyer from the The California Innocence Project, he must clear his name so he can return to the NFL.
Tom Shadyac directed the film from a script by Doug Atchison. Aldis Hodge was cast to play real-life football player Brian Banks. The movie won the Audience Award at the 2018 Los Angeles Film Festival.