The Other Dream Team (2012) DVD Release Date
 
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The Other Dream Team (2012)
Blu-ray / DVD release date January 15, 2013

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Rating: PG-13
imdb: 8.1
Runtime: 89
Theater date
September 28, 2012
Genre(s): Documentary
 
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Actor(s)
Greg Speirs
Jim Lampley
Bill Walton
Dan Majerle
Mickey Hart

Arvydas Sabonis
David Stern
David Remnick
Jonas Valanciunas
Zydrunas Ilgauskas
Director(s)
Marius Markevicius
Producer(s)
Jon Weinbach
Marius A. Markevicius
Overview
Everyone knows the story of the American basketball Dream Team and their quest for Olympic gold. Director Marius Markevicius documents the "other" Dream Team, the Lithuanian national squad that became a powerful symbol of resistance to Soviet rule while it battled at the Barcelona 1992 games. This tale of athletic heroism recounts the training and indoctrination Soviet athletes had to go through before the collapse of the Soviet government in 1991, and the pressure the regime had once placed on sports heroes as living banners of Soviet might. But the independence-minded Lithuanians and Arvydas Sabonis, the star of the team, now carried the banner of a very different team with a very different meaning -- the quest for national independence.

The Other Dream Team
DVD Release Date

January 15, 2013
UPC: 031398164036