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Playing for Keeps

(DVD - 2013)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
Playing for Keeps
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A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn.
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2013
Edition: EnglishSpanish subtitled version
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE P
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Dennis Quaid


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Jul 24, 2014
  • joywolf83 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Other than the father being a slut and the ex wife being okay with it....decent movie. Butler was charming as ever and good supporting characters. However he has sex with two different women within the same week he trys to gets back with his ex: so that just ruined it for me. Plus when his kid asks his dad never to leave and he continues to look for job out of town, that was final straw to make me disgusted.

Jun 06, 2014
  • rslade rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

Sweet parts.

Jan 21, 2014
  • tj_is_cool rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Watchable, fairly entertaining romantic movie.

Oct 22, 2013
  • hania4987 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

interesting ensemble cast for such a mediocre script

Oct 13, 2013
  • neonkc rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

good

Oct 06, 2013
  • JeanieG rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

Dumb. Seems like the point was to focus on the male lead - who really is not that good looking. Dumb storyline, predictable outcomes and nothing great about the acting.

Sep 20, 2013
  • tessbrown rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

It was okay and lighthearted. My husband and I liked it; a decent watch on a lazy evening.

Possibly one of the worst movies I've ever seen. I was looking forward to watching it because of the actors involved, but I only completed the viewing to see how long this train wreck could continue moving after it derailed--which was within the first few minutes. Trite and boring are the top two words that come to mind to describe this movie. There was ~barely~ a story holding all of the scenes they pieced together, and as a closing note: Jessica Biel must have become an expert door opener and window-gazer as those two activities comprised more than 95% of all of the scenes she was in.
If you are wondering whether or not to spend a few hours of your precious time watching this movie: don't.

Jul 21, 2013
  • golfprofrank rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Excellent movie, I highly recommend it.

a pleasant enough distraction for women who've been married....

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