Permian Panthers Brian Chavez (Jay Hernandez), left, Mike Winchell (Lucas Black) and Boobie Miles (Derek Luke) take the field for the pre-game coin toss in 2004's "Friday Night Lights," our No. 4 football film. Peter Berg directed from H.G. "Buzz" Bissinger's 1988 book about the Permian High School team in Odessa, Texas. Billy Bob Thornton played coach Gary Gaines.
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