• The Winning Season (2010)

The Winning Season

Release Date: September 3rd, 2010

PG-13 |1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary

Increasingly estranged from his own daughter, a boozy busboy (Sam Rockwell) gets a shot at redemption when an old friend (Rob Corddry) hires him to coach a varsity girls basketball team.

Cast: Sam Rockwell, Emma Roberts, Rob Corddry, Shareeka Epps, Emily Rios, Rooney Mara, Meaghan Witri, Melanie Hinkle

Director: James C. Strouse

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Plum Pictures, Gigi Films


Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    Sam Rockwell's films are almost always worth watching be cause of this indie stalwart's taste in offbeat projects -- and his refusal to play to the audience's sympathy. show more

  • 50
    Mark KeizerBoxoffice Magazine

    Sitting through The Winning Season you marvel at how it obsessively duplicates all such films that came before but still consistently thwarts your impulse to dismiss it out of hand. show more

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Among the girls, Emma Roberts has solid scenes with Rockwell. show more

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