Million Dollar Arm parents guide

Million Dollar Arm

An opportunity to pitch baseball comes from out of left field.

Overall A-

A down-on-his-luck sports agent (Jon Hamm) takes a long shot to save his scouting career. He goes to India to recruit some fast-throwing cricket players with the hope of turning them into Major League Baseball quality pitchers. When he returns with two candidates (Madhur Mittal, Suraj Sharma) he ends up with more responsibility than career potential.

Release date May 16, 2014

Violence A-
Sexual Content B-
Profanity B
Substance Use C

Why is Million Dollar Arm rated PG? The MPAA rated Million Dollar Arm PG for mild language and some suggestive content.

Run Time: 124 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Million Dollar Arm rated PG? Million Dollar Arm is rated PG by the MPAA for mild language and some suggestive content.

Violence: Characters argue briefly.

Sexual Content: A man makes some sexual comments. Sexual activity is implied between several characters. Some embracing and kissing is shown.

Language: The script contains infrequent scatological slang, terms of Deity, mild profanities, curses and some sexual innuendo.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink on several occasions at home, in a bar and in social settings. Some characters inadvertently get drunk at a house party.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Sexual Language.
Alberta PG
Manitoba G
Ontario PG Mature Theme
Quebec G
Martimes PG
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Cast and Crew

Million Dollar Arm is directed by Craig Gillespie and stars Lake Bell, Jon Hamm, Bill Paxton, Alan Arkin.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Million Dollar Arm movie is October 7, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Million Dollar Arm
Release Date: 7 October 2014
Million Dollar Arm releases to home video (Blu-ray/Digital Copy) with the following bonus features:
- Training Camp: Actors Suraj Sharma and Madhur Mittal faced the same daunting challenge that their characters Rinku and Dinesh did—learning how to pitch a baseball.
- Their Story: The real JB Bernstein, Rinku and Dinesh explore the legacy of the Million Dollar Arm contest and its impact on the lives and aspirations of children in India... and their own lives as well.
- Million Dollar Music by A.R. Rahman: The Oscar-winning composer (for Best Original Score, Slumdog Millionaire, 2008) talks about creating music that encompasses two worlds—India and the U.S.
- Alternate Ending, Outtakes, and Deleted Scenes

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When JB is looking for the next big sport’s contract he mentions the movie The Year of the Yao —a documentary that follows the transformation of Yao Ming, a Chinese basketball player who becomes an American superstar.

In Cool Runnings sprinters from Jamaica re-invent themselves as a bobsled team. In order to give his collage basketball team a winning edge, Coach Carter breaks with accepted social norms by recruiting players from the colored community. A middle-aged man with a fast arm gets a chance to play in big league baseball in The Rookie. And Trouble With The Curve is a fictional tale about the trails of being a baseball scout.

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