Rudy Ruettiger: The Walk On
explores the real life of Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger, the inspiration behind the iconic sports film, Rudy. Directed by Emmy® Award Winning Director Nick Nanton, this documentary shares the true story of how Rudy Ruettiger overcame the odds by being accepted to the University of Notre Dame that ultimately led to the blockbuster movie.
You'll see how Rudy continued to accomplish his dreams, by becoming a walk-on player for the football team, dressing for just one game his senior season, leading to an epic sack that has inspired generations of fans in the beloved sports movie. However, there was still so much of Rudy’s story to tell.