Spiker (1985)

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Spiker (1985)

U.S. college athletes try out for the men's Olympic volleyball team under a tough coach (Michael Parks).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
USA
IMDb   2.7 /10
TheMovieDb    2.3 /10
RottenTomatoes
TV.com
FilmAffinity  
Creators
Director Roger Tilton
Writer Marlene Matthews
Writer Roger Tilton
Information
Release Date1985-11-22
Runtime1h 44mins
GenreDrama, Sport
Content RatingR (R)
Awards
CompanyRoger Tilton Films Inc.
CountryUSA
LanguageEnglish
Coach Doames
'Catch' Viecelli
Kristi Ferrell
Kristi Ferrell
Pam Howard
Steve Landow
Marcia Steinbech
Jan Ivan Dorin
Jan Ivan Dorin
Polish Security Officer
Eric Matthew
Eric Matthew
Kid
Tim R. Ryan
Tim R. Ryan
Beach Player
Philip Mogul
Philip Mogul
Hotel Manager
Mark Hesse
Mark Hesse
Outward Bound Instructor
Sandy Champion
Sandy Champion
Steve's Friend (as Sandy-Alexander Champion)
Doug Beal
Doug Beal
Coach

Spiker (film)

Spiker is an American 1986 sports drama film directed by Roger Tilton.


Plot

As a sports drama, Spiker centers on the United States men's national volleyball team at the 1984 Summer Olympics. Superstar college athletes train hard to be accepted onto the team with the help of a strict coach.


Cast

Per the New York Times and AllMovie.com.

  • Michael Parks as Coach Dames
  • Christopher Allport as Newt Steinbech
  • Jo McDonnell as Marcia Steinbech
  • Natasha Shneider as Wanda