What Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Rudy includes some scenes of bitter disappointment and brutality on the football field might be inappropriate for younger or more sensitive kids. Expect a bit of rough language "s--t" and "ass" mostly, plus some drinking. The movie extols the virtues of perserverance and hard work.
- Families can talk about other sports movies. What is appealing about them? Do you ever doubt the outcome? What kind of feelings do they stir up? How does this one compare to other sports films you've seen?