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Title Semi-pro [videorecording] / New Line Cinema presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Scot Armstrong ; directed by Kent Alterman.

Imprint [Burbank, CA] : New Line Home Entertainment, [2008].

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Description 1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Credits Director of photography, Shane Hurlbut ; editor, Debra Neil Fisher ; music by, Theodore Shapiro ; costume designer, Susan Matheson ; production designer, Clayton Hartley.
Cast Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, André Benjamin, Maura Tierney, Andrew Daly, Will Arnett, Andy Richter, David Koechner, Rob Corddry, Matt Walsh, Jackie Earle Haley, DeRay Davis.
Summary 1970s, Flint, Michigan. Jackie Moon is a former pop sensation who somehow made enough money from a couple of hit records to buy Flint's semi-pro basketball team, the Tropics. The team consists of a bunch of disorganized losers with one genuine talent named Coffee Black. Despite knowing little about the game, Jackie is the Tropics' coach as well as a player. His bizarre marketing stunts to draw in an audience include wrestling a bear and attempting a motorcycle jump over a line of cheerleaders. When the league plans to merge with the NBA, in order to survive the Tropics must do the seemingly impossible--win.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.331:) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX stereo. surround.
Language English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Basketball teams -- Michigan -- Flint -- Drama.
Sports team owners -- Michigan -- Flint -- Drama.
Consolidation and merger of corporations -- Michigan -- Flint -- Drama.
Flint (Mich.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Sports films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Miller, Jimmy.
Armstrong, Scot.
Alterman, Kent.
Ferrell, Will, 1967-
Harrelson, Woody.
Andre 3000, 1975-
Tierney, Maura, 1965-
Daly, Andrew.
Arnett, Will.
Koechner, David, 1962-
Corddry, Rob.
Walsh, Matt, 1964-
Haley, Jackie Earle, 1961-
Davis, DeRay.
Mosaic Media Group (Firm)
New Line Cinema Corporation.
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 078068026X
9780780680265
Standard No. 794043121449
Music No. 1000038675 New Line Home Entertainment

 
    
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