Bad News Bears Poster

Release Date: July 22nd, 2005

DVD Release Date: December 13th, 2005

PG-13|1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
Morris Buttermaker (Billy Bob Thornton) is a burned-out minor league baseball player who loves to drink and can't keep his hands to himself. His long-suffering lawyer (Marcia Gay Harden) arranges for him to manage a local Little League team, and Buttermaker soon finds himself the head of a rag-tag group of misfit players. Through unconventional team-building exercises and his offbeat coaching style, Buttermaker helps his hapless Bears prepare to meet their rivals, the Yankees.

Cast: Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear, Marcia Gay Harden, Sammi Kane Kraft, Ridge Canipe, Brandon Craggs, Jeffrey Davies, Timmy Deters

Director: Richard Linklater

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Media Talent Group

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

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