Million Dollar Arm Synopsis
A sports agents recruits cricket players to play in the MLB.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Due to its good humor and terrific story, Million Dollar Arm is always engaging; its power lies in its feel-good charm.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
McCarthy is following well-established story grooves here, but scene to scene, he allows the dialogue to breathe and reveal bits of...
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By Drew McWeeny
It's a feel-good story that raises cultural questions that the film doesn't seem terribly interested in answering, and it feels like an...
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
As predictable as a 3-and-0 pitch down the middle, but when it’s baseball season, who wants dark clouds?
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Credit a rock solid turn by lead Jon Hamm that doesn’t shy away from revealing a darker underbelly to his underdog character, as well as a...
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By Scott Foundas
Sometimes a hard-hitting expose, sometimes a big-hearted crowdpleaser, Million Dollar Arm wants it both ways to be sure, but its instincts...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
It's the latest male weepie cast from the same Disney mold as "The Rookie and "Miracle," and it's essentially "Jerry Maguire Goes to...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
When it focuses on the clash of cultures, laughs naturally flow. When it follows the familiar sports movie playbook too slavishly, it grows...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Nearly everything in this movie feels borrowed from other movies and ever so slightly reshaped, and almost never for the better.
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Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
If the filmmakers had been more daring with perspectives and narrative structure, and afforded their Indian characters the screentime and...
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Great for kids and adults

By carsonlovell
I saw this with my 2 boys, 9 and 11. All three of us really liked it. I was not overly sweet like sports movies can be, but it still delivered the typical underdog sports movie messages. We...

Great Movie

By sdelenikos
Amazing how a couple of kids with no baseball experience could make it to the major leagues. Excellent story, especially the way in which the relationships between the characters grows over time....

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By jmckendry
Both my son & I really enjoyed this move. Great story line. Very inspirational....

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By jojo2525
Great family movie....

Really Good,

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By jlydon
Daughter was bored....

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By terminator56459
Disney really out did themselfs.these guys came from India not knowing how to play baseball and not knowing how to speak English.I really enjoyed this movie.this movie is a inspiration for athletes...


By dudewheresmyguitar
This was an amazing inspirational movie. I laughed and cried. And learned a lot about Indian culture. I was reminded of the ignorance that we sometime exhibit as Americans. This movie was not only...

By bengoldsmith
heart felt great movie best of 2014...

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Rated PG | For Some Suggestive Content and Mild Language