• Draft Day (2014)

Draft Day

Release Date: April 11th, 2014

DVD Release Date: September 2nd, 2014

PG-13 |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

Sonny Weaver Jr. (Kevin Costner) is the general manager of the Cleveland Browns. One of pro football's most important days, NFL draft day, is drawing near, but Sonny has much more on his mind than just which players to recruit. His lover (Jennifer Garner) is pregnant, and the team's owner (Frank Langella) wants to fire him. After Sonny accepts a deal with Seattle that nets him that team's first-round pick, he immediately wonders if he has made the right choice for himself and the Browns.

Cast: Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary, Frank Langella, Sam Elliott, Diddy , Terry Crews, Ellen Burstyn

Director: Ivan Reitman

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Odd Lot Entertainment, Montecito Picture Company

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Keywords: Cool , Office , Love , Brash , 2010s , Girlfriend , Pursuit ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    With his sleepy, So-Cal inflections, Costner is an actor who summons urgency and drama with, well, I'm not sure exactly how he does what he does. He's the least dynamic of stars, but still, he is one. show more

  • 61
    Jordan HoffmanFilm.com

    While Draft Day is a very agreeable and predictable movie, it is also very timely. show more

  • 70
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    In his most effective full star turn in perhaps a decade, Kevin Costner dominates as the greenhorn general manager of the beleaguered Cleveland Browns. show more

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