Identify and describe from the film "Remember the Titans" an internal conflict.

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There is no shortage of internal conflict within the 2000 film Remember the Titans. From the film's plot, which depicts the integration of a Virginia high school football program, to the personality clashes and struggles among individual players to come to terms with their prejudices, "Remember the Titans" is all about the ability of a group of dedicated coaches and athletes to overcome these societal obstacles and form a cohesive unit. The efforts of Herman Boone, the African American hired to take over as head coach of this newly-integrated football team, to overcome racial tensions and prejudices to bring his players together into a winning unit, could by itself constitute a good discussion of internal conflict. Perhaps a better example of internal conflict in Remember the Titans , though, is that between two top, mean football players, one black, the other white. These two players, Gerry Bertier, the Caucasian, and Julius Campbell, the African American, represent a microcosm of the...

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