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Release Date: August 11th, 2000

DVD Release Date: November 28th, 2000

PG-13|1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary
It's late in the season; the playoffs are fast approaching; and the Washington Sentinels have just gone on strike. Scrambling for a solution, the Sentinels' owner Edward O'Neil hatches a plan to bring in legendary coach Jimmy McGinty to recruit a team of replacement players in exactly one week. For fans and owners alike, the strike is a disaster. But for Shane Falco and a mismatched crew of outsiders, it is the second chance they've waited their whole lives for.

Cast: Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman, Orlando Jones, Jon Favreau, Brooke Langton, Rhys Ifans, Jack Warden, Faizon Love

Director: Howard Deutch

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Warner Brothers, Bel Air Entertainment

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

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