Bad News Bears
Box Office: $11,500,000
This too-faithful remake aims low for laughs, turning off the easily offendable; despite another lovably irascible contribution by Thornton, it lacks the ensemble strength and originality of the 1976 version.
CAST & CREW
Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear, Marcia Gay Harden
Directed by Richard Linklater
A fresh take on the irreverent 1976 comedy hit, "The Bad News Bears" follows a grizzled former minor league baseball player who is recruited to coach a woefully inept Little League team to a championship against their hated rivals, the Yankees. more...
PG-13, for rude behavior, language throughout, some sexuality & thematic elements
1 hour, 51 minutes
Comedies, Kids Adventure, Sports, Theatrical Release, Remake, 1970s, Baseball Players