Brian's Song DVD
The famous ABC Movie of the Week "Brian's Song" (1971) casts a long shadow as a powerful biopic about a pro football player's struggle against cancer. James Caan plays a Chicago Bears fullback whose sees his athletic career cut short by disease. Considered one of the best TV movies ever made, "Brian's Song" unfolds from the point of view of Caan's close friend and teammate, Billy Dee Williams. Jack Albert plays their coach, and many of the Chicago Bears and other sports figures play themselves.