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Overall D+

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.

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for crude and suggestive humor, and for language


The most recent home video release of this movie is July 24, 2006. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 25 July 2006
The Benchwarmers comes up to bat in the home video market with this DVD release. Running commentary is provided by director Dennis Dugan, as well as by actors David Spade and Jon Heder. Deleted scenes allow fans to watch some overtime antics. And on the sidelines are the featurettes: Nerds vs. Bullies: Whose Side Are You On?, Play Ball: Cast & Crew Discuss America’s Pastime, and Who’s on Deck?: Howie’s Greatest Moments.

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