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Still shot from the movie: Semi-Pro.


Jackie Moon (Will Ferrell) likes to think of himself as a professional basketball player, so he buys his own team and bills himself as their star. The movie is similarly pretentious, appearing like an underdog sports movie, but really just a vehicle to spoof the 70s and slam-dunk some crude humor. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D+
Violence: C
Sexual Content: D
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Theater Release: 28 Feb 2008
Video Release: 02 Jun 2008
MPAA Rating: R
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Semi-Pro is rated R: for language and some sexual content.

Cast: Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, Will Arnett, Andre 3000
Studio: New Line Cinema

Detailed Review

Mid-life guys doing stupid adult tricks are becoming big business in movies lately, and Will Ferrell -- now in his 40th year -- appears eager to jump on the bandwagon.… 
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Why Is Semi-Pro Rated R?

Heavy on sexual dialogue and light on sports, this film suffers from many moments of… 
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Amazingly, there is a thread of truth in this movie. The ABA was a real… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Thankfully you can find similar “work hard and let’s win the big game” conclusions in… 
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