Written May 31, 2016
nonbaseball fans have nothing to worry about and should go see this movie! it's not all about baseball. it's actually a very good human nature love story between a father and daughter.
amy adams is a lovely actress and justin timberlake is versatile and shows great potential. eastwood is eastwood ;)
Written October 03, 2012
Three couples went last night in spite of the low rating by the critics. I had heard that Eastwood's character was similar to the one he played in GRAN TORINO. That IS always the character he plays...crusty but a softie on the inside. All of us truly enjoyed the movie. Our ages ranged from 55-72. Amy Adams was good, but Timberlake even more enjoyable.
Written September 30, 2012
This was a wonderful entertaining very well acted movie.It made me feel so good at the end.I highly recommend it.Clint Eastwood sure is an incredible talent
Written September 24, 2012
the movie was really good I love baseball and I also love baseball theme movies I think clint eastwood and amy adams did a terrific job in this movie if anybody haven't seen it go ahead and go see it you will not be disappointed.
Written August 28, 2015
I am surprised by the number of negative ratings for this movie. I found the acting to be very good. The female lead is a natural and there is nothing forced in her line delivery or affect. I didn't know anything about Justin Timberlake except that I was not a fan of his music until I saw him on SNL and thought he was good at delivering comedy and not a bad actor. He did a nice job in this film.
Clint Eastwood has become a bit stiff in his old age, but he IS Clint Eastwood and I like him.
Baseball fans will enjoy the plot and those looking for a love story and family dynamics story will like it. It is a good film without being too corny. It is appropriate for most age groups (perhaps over the age of 13 or so). There is no sex, but some bad language.
Go see it.