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PG-13| 1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Lambeau Fields (David Koechner), the worst coach in the history of college football, gets a final chance to redeem himself at Heartland State University. Scouring the campus for talent, Fields winds up with a ragtag team of misfits who must be whipped into shape both on and off the field. Unbelievably, his unorthodox training methods work, and the teammates find themselves in the playoffs against the Lone Star State Unbeatables.

Cast: David Koechner , Carl Weathers , Melora Hardin , Matthew Lawrence , Brooke Nevin , Nick Searcy , Robert Ri'chard , Jermaine Williams

Director: Tom Brady

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Fox

The Comebacks (2007)

Release Date: October 19th, 2007|1 hr. 28 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 26 )
  • Koechner tries hard, but ultimately scores few laughs except for when, like Ferrell, he bares his comically less than toned, fleshy body. show more

  • As dumb spoofs go, The Comebacks isn't bad. It takes almost every sports movie of the last five years ("Field of Dreams," too) and blends them into a single slapdash comedy. show more

  • We're treated to endless scenes of women getting slammed, thrown and clothes lined, while men's genitals are grabbed, groped, stroked and tasered. It's all just as painful as it sounds. show more

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  • July 27, 2012 ghdhkk
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    Call me simpleminded, but the coach\'s rah-rah speech near the end, just before the championship game, was hilarious.

  • June 20, 2009 JSPECS605
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    the comebacks is the best movie ever, how doesn't everyone think that way

  • May 22, 2008 Lyn
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    hilariosly stupid had no meaning to it. was a waist for my money their were only 2 funny stuff in it and that's it

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