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Three nerdy Benchwarmers (Rob Schneider, David Spade, and Jon Heder) get an opportunity to play baseball when a former nerd (Jon Lovitz) uses his newly gained wealth to sponsor the trio in a revenge tournament against some childhood-bullies. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C+
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 80
Theater Release: 06 May 2006
Video Release: 24 Jul 2006
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Benchwarmers is rated PG-13: for crude and suggestive humor, and for language

Cast: Rob Schneider, David Spade, and Jon Heder
Studio: 2006 Sony Pictures

Detailed Review

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Why Is Benchwarmers Rated PG-13?

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