The Benchwarmers

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"Get off the bench and get into the game."
  • PG-13
  • 2006
  • 1 hr 25 min
  • 5.5  (54,470)
  • 25

In "The Benchwarmers" (2006), three adult misfits, Gus (Rob Schneider), Clark (Jon Heder), and Richie (David Spade), team up to form a three-person baseball team to compete against three elite little league teams. Gus, the leader of the trio, is determined to help Clark and Richie finally stand up against the bullies who tormented them as children. As the three begin to prepare for the big game, they begin to bond and become a close-knit team.

As they face off against the opposing teams, they quickly realize they are in over their heads. The other teams are stacked with talented players and experienced coaches, making their chances of winning seem slim. But the sheer determination of Gus, Clark, and Richie helps them to persevere and eventually become contenders in the tournament.

Throughout the movie, they face multiple setbacks, including injury, bullying, and competition. But they continue to push through and learn important lessons about teamwork, friendship, and standing up for oneself.

"The Benchwarmers" is a light-hearted comedy that is perfect for anyone who loves an underdog story. The movie is full of funny moments and absurd situations that will make you laugh out loud. At its core, however, the movie is about friendship and how a shared goal can bring people together.

David Spade, Jon Heder, and Rob Schneider all deliver hilarious performances, bringing their unique comedic styles to the screen. Together, they have great chemistry and make a surprisingly effective team.

Overall, "The Benchwarmers" is a fun and heartwarming sports comedy that will leave you feeling inspired and entertained. It's a great movie for anyone looking for a feel-good story with plenty of laughs along the way.

In conclusion, "The Benchwarmers" is a comedy sports film filled with heart, humor and laughter that celebrates the triumph of the underdog.

The Benchwarmers is a 2006 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 25 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.5 and a MetaScore of 25.

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    1 hr 25 min
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    5.5  (54,470)
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