The Way Back: After a hurricane, comes a rainbow

The Way Back (2020)
R | 1h 48min | Drama, Sport | 6 March 2020 (USA)
Score: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐

Jack's son has a terminal illness, which is a disaster for the family. Seeing his son's treatment process so painful, Jack was heartbroken. Eventually the illness still took away the son, Angela also divorced with him. In fact, divorce procedures have not been done, Angela has a new love. This especially rankles Jack.

The Jack from then on fell in love with drinking, and finally one day the high school principal of his Alma mater invited Jack to be the basketball coach in the past. Jack readily agreed to the big devil as his deputy coach. Jack asks the devil why you don't do your own head coach. The big devil said his mother health is not good, he needs to go back at night to take care of her. Since then, Jack has led such a weak team to become bigger and stronger. Jack got the team into the playoffs. The last time this team made the playoffs was as a player. But that was 25 years ago.

The Jack succeeded and made history. But something bad happened. First Angela came to show her love, and then her best friend's son died. The child had been treated in the same hospital as Jack's son. The unrelieved pain makes Jack drunk at night. Lead to the next day late for work, the big devil went to the principal there to complain, after the principal fired Jack. It's a bit of a burn!

After reading this story, we understand that as a middle-aged frustrated old man must be a man with a story. But as long as one lives, one cannot dwell on the pain and regret of the past. As long as you live for one day, you have to look forward, even with something to carry. To live, there is no easy word. Maybe it will come to nothing, maybe it will be ordinary. Come the rainbow after the storm.