The Bad News Bears (2005)

The Bad News Bears didn’t need a remake, but in 2005 we got one anyways. All that movie really accomplished is that it exposed a whole new generation to the hilarious crazy season of the Bad News Bears. I didn’t enjoy the original as much as this one and that could be because of the … More The Bad News Bears (2005)

Mr. 3000 (2004)

I don’t think anyone in their wildest dreams could have pictured Bernie Mac playing Major League Baseball. In Mr. 3000 the comedy puts down the mic stand and picks up a baseball en route to a Hall of Fame career, that is until he finds out all 3000 of his hits don’t count. Mid aged … More Mr. 3000 (2004)

Mr. Baseball (1992)

Mr. Baseball is the perfect example of how athletes with big contracts and big egos sometimes push themselves over the edge and out of a job. Tom Selleck is one of the game’s best players before the New York Yankees dump him and he ends up in the best league in Japan. Traditions collide on … More Mr. Baseball (1992)

The Sandlot (1993)

It only took until August 2017 to finally watch The Sandlot…and now I really wonder what all the fuss was about. The Sandlot is that coming of age tail that probably would have worked in the 1980’s but doesn’t really sit well with me for a movie released in 1993. I liked the historical references … More The Sandlot (1993)